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Dr.David Anderson
530 South Holmes Avenue
Idaho Falls, ID
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M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Owen Shirts OD
Family Practice Of Optometry
(208) 523-3937
838 S Woodruff Ave
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Rexburg Vision Center
(208) 356-4444
49 E 1st S
Rexburg, ID
Services
Optometrist

BryceByram Thueson,O.D.
(208) 356-4585
76 Professional Plaza
Rexburg, ID
 
MarshallH. Merrell,O.D.
(208) 359-2020
46 Professional Plaza
Rexburg, ID
 
Russell Hansen OD
Fremont Vision Svc
(208) 745-8773
225 W Main St
Rigby, ID
 
KentM. Archibald,O.D.
(208) 356-4585
76 Professional Plz,PO Box 430
Rexburg, ID
 
Merrell Eyecare Center Inc
(208) 359-2020
46 Professional Plz
Rexburg, ID
Services
Optometrist

WadeR. DeMordaunt,O.D.
345 Shoshone
Rexburg, ID
 
H.Scott Mortensen,O.D.
(208) 356-4444
49 East 1st South,P.O. Box 577
Rexburg, ID
 
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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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