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Robert Nixon MD
Black Hills Regional Eye
(605) 224-6639
809 E Dakota Ave
Pierre, SD
 
Dr.DENETTE EISNACH
(605) 224-6128
640 East Sioux Avenue
Pierre, SD
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Optometrist
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DenetteK. Eisnach-Becker,O.D.
(605) 224-6128
Pierre Health Center,640 East Sioux Ave
Pierre, SD
 
MichaelR. Bartlett,O.D.
(605) 224-0404
PO Box 1137
Pierre, SD
 
DouglasC. Beemer,O.D.
(605) 224-0404
100 West Capitol
Pierre, SD
 
Michael Pfeifer
Medical Associates Clinic
(605) 224-5901
Po Box 758
Pierre, SD
 
JudsonJ. Bergan,O.D.
(605) 224-0404
100 West Capitol
Pierre, SD
 
Medical Associates Clinic Llp
(605) 224-5901
772 E Dakota Ave
Pierre, SD
Services
Optometrist

JillM. Hart,O.D.
(605) 224-6128
Rausch & Eisnach,640 E. Sioux Ave.
Pierre, SD
 
Jeff L Rausch & Denette K Eisnach OD
(605) 224-6128
640 E Sioux Ave
Pierre, 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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