Blepharitis Treatment Reidsville NC

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Carroll Fogg Haines Jr, MD
(336) 627-5271
515 Thompson St Ste A
Eden, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1978

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Sandya Thimmappa Cohen, MD
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Virginia
Graduation Year: 1997

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Thomas E Brewington Jr, MD
(336) 272-5628
807 Summit Ave
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37208
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro, Nc

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Donald Joe Digby, MD
(336) 230-1010
719 Green Valley Rd Ste 105
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro, Nc
Group Practice: Greensboro Eye Ctr

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Howard Noble Greene, MD
(336) 274-4626
8 N Pointe Ct
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology, General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med, Miami Fl 33101
Graduation Year: 1985

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Robert David Green, MD
(336) 282-4280
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1961
Hospital
Hospital: Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro, Nc
Group Practice: Southeastern Eye Ctr

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Samuel Lester Tyson, MD
(336) 282-3940
3810 N Elm St Ste 209
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1985

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John Lorraine Davis III, MD
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1969

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Hal Judd Rollins Jr, MD
(336) 274-4626
8 N Pointe Ct
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1958
Hospital
Hospital: Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro, Nc; Wesley Long Community Hospital, Greensboro, Nc
Group Practice: Greensboro Ophthalmology Assoc Pa

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Kathryn J Hecker-Magee, MD
1511 Westover Ter
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Texas - Southwestern
Graduation Year: 1991

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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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