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Paul Quentin Smith, MD
(208) 883-2549
2315 Davison Ave
Richland, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1981

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James P Guzek, MD
Richland, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Med Univ
Graduation Year: 1978

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Cristina My Tran, MD
Richland, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1999

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James I McNeill, MD
(509) 736-0826
8200 W Grandridge Blvd
Kennewick, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1972

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Eligiusz Kaczynski, MD
(509) 783-3161
2529 W Falls Ave
Kennewick, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Akademia Med, Lublin, Poland
Graduation Year: 1966

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Michael Eric Deitz, MD
(509) 943-2240
475 Bradley Blvd
Richland, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Kadlec Med Ctr, Richland, Wa
Group Practice: Columbia River Eye Ctr

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Matthew S Lawrence, MD
945 Goethals Dr
Richland, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1998

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Dr.Michael Deitz
(509) 948-0955
475 Bradley Boulevard
Richland, WA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1974
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Kadlec Med Ctr, Richland, Wa
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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1.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Marvin Gilman Palmer, MD
(509) 783-6138
2427 W Falls Ave
Kennewick, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Alberta, Fac Of Med, Edmonton, Alb, Canada
Graduation Year: 1954

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John Y Choi, MD
(415) 439-3384
Kennewick, WA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1996

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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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