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Filemon E Olegario Jr, MD
(605) 996-9141
120 W 6th Ave
Mitchell, SD
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Santo Tomas, Fac Of Med And Surg, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1968

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Ray Birkenkamp MD
Mabee Eye Clinic
(605) 996-2537
305 N Sanborn Blvd
Mitchell, SD
 
Kathryn A Thomas
(605) 996-9375
211 E Havens St
Mitchell, SD
Services
Optometrist

JayR. Krog,O.D.
(605) 996-2020
Krall Optometric,1415 N. Sanborn
Mitchell, SD
 
JeffP. Krall,O.D.
(605) 996-2020
Krall Eeye Clinic,1415 N. Sanborn
Mitchell, SD
 
Ray Thomas Birkenkamp, MD
(605) 996-1863
PO Box 1168
Mitchell, SD
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Southern Il Univ Sch Of Med, Springfield Il 62794
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls, Sd; Queen Of Peace Hospital, Mitchell, Sd
Group Practice: Mabee Eye Clinic

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Ray T Birkenkamp
(605) 996-2537
305 N Sanborn Blvd
Mitchell, SD
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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ThomasA. Young,O.D.
(605) 996-9375
211 East Havens St.
Mitchell, SD
 
GreggA. Bleeker,O.D.
(605) 996-1615
Drs. Liudahl & Bleeker, P.C.,305 North Sanborn Blvd.
Mitchell, SD
 
Shopko Properties Inc
(605) 996-6568
1900 N Main St
Mitchell, SD
Services
Optometrist

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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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