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Maria E Rosselson, MD
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Illinois-Chicago
Graduation Year: 2003

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Peter James Blackburn, MD
740 North Limestone,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1997

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Michael Bryan Minix Jr, MD
(859) 278-9393
1401 Harrodsburg Rd Ste B75
Lexington, KY
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1995

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Shelia Plumlee Sanders, MD
(859) 323-8910
801 Rose St,
Lexington, KY
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1989

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Julia Lane Stevens, MD
(859) 323-5867
E302 Kentucky Clinc,
Lexington, KY
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Ophthalmology
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Female
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Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1983

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Paul Andrew Pearson, MD
(859) 323-5868
740 S Limestone,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1987

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Sharon Marie Napier, MD
(859) 323-5875
E-310 Ky Clinic 740 S Limestone St,
Lexington, KY
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Ophthalmology
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Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1994

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Robert S Baker, MD
(859) 323-5875
E-305 KY Clinic 740 S Limestone St,
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Master Univ, Sch Of Med, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1975

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Miho Nozaki, MD
University Of Ky, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nagoya City Univ
Graduation Year: 1993

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Dr.Seema Capoor
(859) 323-5867
740 S Limestone # E300
Lexington, KY
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F
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Hospital: University Of Kentucky Medical Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Blepharitis Eye Disorder Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Blepharitis means inflammation of the eyelid margins, or edges where the eyelashes grow. This condition is one of the most common causes of eye irritation. Blepharitis can result from bacterial infection, abnormal oil gland secretions, or a combination of both. In bacterial blepharitis, certain bacteria live in the eyelids and cause irritation. Abnormal oil gland secretions result when the eyelid glands that make oil for the normal tear film produce too much oil that is overly thick, also causing eye irritation. Blepharitis is often found in patients whith dry eye syndrome and rosacea. Moderate to severe blepharitis can cause irritation of the conjunctiva and the cornea, as the eyelids rub against the surface of the eyeball.

Symptoms You May Experience:
You may notice eye burning, itching, mild redness, the feeling that something is in the eye, or crusting around the eylashes that is particularly worse upon awakening.

Examination: What Your Eye Doctor Will Look For:
Your eye doctor will examine your eyes with a slit lamp to look for crusting and debris around the base of your eyelashes, as well as clogging of your eyelid oil glands. He or she will look for signs of corneal or conjunctival irritation, as well as signs of dry eye...

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