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Roy Jeffrey Bergquist, MD
(802) 773-9267
310 Victoria Dr
Rutland, VT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1975

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Alexander Taylor Herzen, MD
(802) 775-0038
254 Stratton Rd
Rutland, VT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1970

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Dr.Gordon Kelly
(802) 775-0038
254 Stratton Road #2
Rutland, VT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1966
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Leif Erickson OD
(802) 773-5034
Us Route 7 & Us Route 4
Rutland, VT
 
John Bell OD
Eye Care Assoc
(802) 388-6565
11 Conant Sq
Brandon, VT
 
John Frederick Coco, MD
(802) 773-5458
71 Allen St Ste 202
Rutland, VT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1984

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Thomas Mason Richardson, MD
(617) 742-2020
73 Center St
Rutland, VT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1973

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Gordon Randolph Kelly, MD
(802) 775-2249
254 Stratton Rd
Rutland, VT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1966

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Alexander Herzen MD
Opthamologists Inc
(802) 775-0038
254 Stratton Rd
Rutland, VT
 
Diana Ausprunk
Eye Care Assoc
(802) 247-2727
2 Union St
Brandon, VT
 
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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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