Blepharitis Treatment Paradise Valley AZ

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Robert F Lorenzen, MD FACS
(602) 252-5658
3333 E Camino Sin Nombre
Paradise Valley, AZ
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Male
Education
Medical School: Duke
Graduation Year: 1948

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Brendan Patrick Cassidy, MD
(602) 263-9345
7125 E Lincoln Dr
Paradise Valley, AZ
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1989

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Joanne Shen, MD
Paradise Valley, AZ
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Ophthalmology
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Female
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Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1996

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Karen Toskos Robertson, MD
6845 N Pepper Tree Ln
Paradise Valley, AZ
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Ophthalmology
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Female
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Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1975

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Webster L Sage, MD FACS
8210 N Charles Dr
Paradise Valley, AZ
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Male
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Medical School: Baylor
Graduation Year: 1953

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Robert H Bullington Jr, MD
(602) 955-0618
3409 E Claremont St
Paradise Valley, AZ
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Az Coll Of Med, Tucson Az 85724
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: St Lukes Med Ctr, Phoenix, Az
Group Practice: Bullington Eye Assoc

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Neil Richard Hirsch, MD
8326 N Mockingbird Ln
Paradise Valley, AZ
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Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1973

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Richard Alfred Hess, MD
(602) 295-3946
6312 N 38th Pl
Paradise Valley, AZ
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1970

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Sima Shakiba, MD
(310) 453-8911
6410 N 38th Pl
Paradise Valley, AZ
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Ophthalmology
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Female
Education
Medical School: Shiraz Univ Of Med Sci, Shiraz, Iran
Graduation Year: 1988

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Dr.MARY CARRIKER
(602) 956-7414
3125 North 32nd Street
Phoenix, AZ
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F
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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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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