Blepharitis Treatment North Vernon IN

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Joseph William Conner, MD
(812) 524-3937
707 W Tipton St
Seymour, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Columbus Reg Hosp, Columbus, In; Memorial Hosp, Seymour, In
Group Practice: Conner Smith Eye Ctr

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Walter George Brueggemann, MD
(812) 372-3721
411 Plaza Dr
Columbus, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1967

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A D Hauersperger, MD
(812) 372-5441
1910 Parkside Dr
Columbus, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Indiana Univ
Graduation Year: 1955

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Stephen G Brueggemann, MD
(812) 372-3721
411 Plaza Dr
Columbus, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Columbus Reg Hosp, Columbus, In
Group Practice: Columbus Eye Ctr

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Maggie Lisle OD
North Vernon Eye Clinic
(812) 346-8500
755 N State St
North Vernon, IN
 
Michael Joseph Pankratz, MD
(812) 373-7777
3135 Middle Dr
Columbus, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1991

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Max Alan Henry, MD
(812) 372-4463
1930 Doctors Park Dr
Columbus, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1980

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Douglas Ray Wilson, MD
(812) 375-9390
2760 25th St Ste 200
Columbus, IN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1988

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David Millikan OD
Conner Smith Eye Ctr
(812) 346-3858
301 Henry St # 200
North Vernon, IN
 
Randy Ward
Wal-Mart Super Ctr
(812) 522-8838
1600 E Tipton St
Seymour, IN
 
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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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