Blepharitis Treatment Rocky River OH

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Robert C Kirk, MD FACS
3591 Eldorado Dr
Rocky River, OH
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Medical School: Case Western Reserve
Graduation Year: 1942

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Howard Sheldon Siegel, MD
(216) 241-1902
2475 E 22nd St
Cleveland, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1957
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Hospital: St Michael Hospital, Cleveland, Oh; Lutheran Med Ctr, Cleveland, Oh
Group Practice: Central Medical Arts Building

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Pawan Bhatnagar, MD
Cleveland, OH
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Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 2002

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Gregory John Louis, MD
(216) 574-8900
2322 E 22nd St Ste 307
Cleveland, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1983

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Michael Christopher Heeg, MD
Cleveland, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1998

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Christopher E Harris, MD
(216) 331-3443
3100 Wooster Rd
Rocky River, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1981

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Samuel M Salamon, MD
(216) 574-8900
2322 E 22nd St Ste 307
Cleveland, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1977

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Robert Leon Tomsak, MD
(216) 844-4883
1100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1977

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Marc Alan Abrams, MD
(216) 937-2020
2322 E 22nd St Ste 102
Cleveland, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1980
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Hospital: St Vincent Mercy Med Ctr, Toledo, Oh; Meridia Huron Hospital, E Cleveland, Oh
Group Practice: Ophthalmology Associates Inc

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Maria V O Moura Brasil, MD
Cleveland, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Medical School: Niv Rio De Janeiro
Graduation Year: 2001

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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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