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Joseph Louis Supple Jr, MD
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Anesthesiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms; Tippah County Hospital, Ripley, Ms
Group Practice: Rayner Eye Clinic

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William Sumners Mayo, DO
(662) 234-3937
PO Box 1393
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Emergency Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms
Group Practice: Mayo Eye Ctr

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Randy Kent Richardson, MD
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms
Group Practice: Rayner Eye Clinic

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Michael Turner
(662) 234-0400
130 Courthouse Sq
Oxford, MS
 
William Doty Farmer
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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James Whitney Rayner, MD
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms
Group Practice: Rayner Eye Clinic

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Thomas Meredith Tann III, MD
(601) 355-9537
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Cooper Green Hosp, Birmingham, Al
Group Practice: Alabama Opthalmology Assoc

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William Doty Farmer, MD
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Mem Hosp -North Missi, Oxford, Ms; Baptist Memorial Hosp-Desoto, Southaven, Ms
Group Practice: Rayner Eye Clinic

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Joseph Supple MD
Rayner Eye Clinic
(662) 234-6551
1308 Belk Blvd
Oxford, MS
 
William Sumners Mayo
(662) 234-3937
2890 S Lamar Blvd
Oxford, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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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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