Blepharitis Treatment Prairie Village KS

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Wilber B Spalding Jr, MD
(816) 756-1236
Prairie Village, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1959

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Joseph J Parelman, MD
(913) 384-1441
3830 W 75th St
Prairie Village, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1982

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Steven Ronald Unterman, MD
(816) 523-9066
3830 W 75th St
Prairie Village, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1983

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James R Overlease, MD
Prairie Village, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Texas-Houston Med Sch
Graduation Year: 2003

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Richard N Barr, MD FACS
(913) 649-1277
7301 Mission Rd
Prairie Village, KS
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kansas
Graduation Year: 1957

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David Baker Lyon, MD
(913) 261-2020
3500 W 75th St Ste 100
Prairie Village, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1984
Hospital
Hospital: Childrens Mercy Hosp, Kansas City, Mo; Truman Med Ctr -West, Kansas City, Mo; St Lukes Hospital, Kansas City, Mo
Group Practice: Felix Sabates Eye Group

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John R Rufe, MD FACS
1901 W 70th St
Shawnee Mission, KS
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton
Graduation Year: 1945

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Allen Grover Parelman, MD
3830 W 75th St
Prairie Village, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1959

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Dr.ERICA PERSON
(913) 588-6605
7400 State Line Road
Prairie Village, KS
Gender
F
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Timothy Andrew Walline, MD
(913) 261-2020
3500 W 75th St Ste 100
Prairie Village, KS
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Menorah Med Ctr, Shawnee Msn, Ks
Group Practice: Felix Sabates Eye Group

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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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