Blepharitis Treatment Saint Simons Island GA

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Jerry De Witt Harrell, MD
(912) 638-8237
Saint Simons Island, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1961

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Dr.Sindhu Thota
(912) 638-8073
540 Ocean Boulevard
Saint Simons Island, GA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Baroda Univ, Baroda, Gujarat, India
Year of Graduation: 1968
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Mario Louis Forcina Jr, MD
(912) 265-7125
3010 Hampton Ave
Brunswick, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Southeast Georgia Reg Med Ctr, Brunswick, Ga

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John Edwin Imhoff, MD
(912) 267-0565
3215 Shrine Rd Ste 6
Brunswick, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Emanuel Med Ctr, Swainsboro, Ga; Dr John M Meadows Mem Hosp, Vidalia, Ga; Bacon County Health System, Alma, Ga; Coffee Reg Med Ctr, Douglas, Ga
Group Practice: Imhoff Eye Ctr

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Duane Cochran OD
Coastal Eye Care
(912) 638-8652
2483 Demere Rd # 101
St Simons Island, GA
 
Bonnie Jean Brooks, MD
St Simons Island, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 2001

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Sindhu H Thota, MD
(912) 638-8073
540 Ocean Blvd
Saint Simons Island, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Baroda Univ, Baroda, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1968

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Dr.John E. Imhoff
(912) 267-0565
3215 Shrine Rd # 6
Brunswick, GA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1980
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Emanuel Med Ctr, Swainsboro, Ga
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.3, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Jay Elliott Finke, MD
(912) 530-8236
147 Wood Crest Cir
Brunswick, GA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1963

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William Everett OD
American Eyecare Ctr
(912) 262-0770
1400 Newcastle St
Brunswick, GA
 
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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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