Blepharitis Treatment Los Alamos NM

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Donna Goad, MD
PO Box 697
Los Alamos, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med
Graduation Year: 1983

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Bruce Rael OD
Optical Shop
(505) 753-3633
810 N Riverside Dr # B
Espanola, NM
 
Stephen Walker OD
Buena Vista Eye Care Ctr
(505) 438-3431
Po Box 29495
Santa Fe, NM
 
Eye Associates of New Mexico
(505) 662-5444
1623 Central Avenue,
Los Alamos, NM
 
RichardE. Bond,O.D.
(505) 662-7000
800 Trinity Drive,Suite J
Los Alamos, NM
 
Angela Rene Bratton, MD
(505) 983-6613
412 Paseo de Onate
Espanola, NM
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1988

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Gary Puro MD
Eye Care For New Mexico
(505) 588-7689
110 N Coronado Ave
Espanola, NM
 
Angela Renee Bratton
(505) 662-5444
1623 Central Ave
Los Alamos, NM
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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LisaShin,O.D.
(505) 662-9681
2101 Trinity Drive,Suite U
Los Alamos, NM
 
TimothyJ. Johnson,O.D.
(505) 662-5444
Eye Associates of NM,1623 Central Ave.
Los Alamos, NM
 
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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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