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Blepharitis Treatment Mankato MN

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Billy G Horton, MD
(507) 345-6151
1630 Adams St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1974

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Penelope Jean Swanson, MD
(507) 385-4079
1421 Premiere Dr
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 2000

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Todd James Gavin, MD
(507) 625-1811
PO Box 8674
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1988

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James Gary Geisinger, MD
(507) 625-1811
PO Box 8674
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Immanuel -St Josephs Hospital, Mankato, Mn
Group Practice: Mankato Clinic Ltd

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Abdhish Raman Bhavsar, MD
(612) 871-2292
1630 Adams St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: Fairview Southdale Hosp, Minneapolis, Mn
Group Practice: University Of Minnesota Physicians

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John Elder Hoines, MD
(507) 345-6151
1630 Adams St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1975

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Dustin L Dierks, MD
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ South Dakota
Graduation Year: 2001

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Gerald Allen Roust, MD
(507) 345-6151
1630 Adams St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1981

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John Durrant Shepherd, MD
(507) 345-6151
1630 Adams St
Mankato, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1990

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Stanley Harmon OD
Sears Optical
(507) 625-4162
1023 S Front St
Mankato, MN
 
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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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