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Robert E Tibolt, MD
(503) 581-5287
655 Medical Center Dr NE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1988

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Thomas Ray Stevens, MD
(503) 581-5287
655 Medical Center Dr NE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1965

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Stanley Bruce Teplick, MD
(504) 246-2136
2450 12th St SE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1977

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James William Long, MD
(503) 581-7412
1020 Liberty St SE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Salem Hospital, Salem, Or; Valley Community Hospital, Dallas, Or; Silverton Hospital, Silverton, Or
Group Practice: Oregon Eye Ctr

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Andrew Stephen Westfall, MD
(713) 798-3880
2450 12th St SE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1999

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Elmer Theodore Sornson, MD
(503) 581-5287
655 Medical Center Dr NE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1961

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Uldis Janis Berzins, MD
(503) 581-5287
655 Med Ctr Dr NE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1977

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Russell Beebe Warner, MD
(503) 585-2022
1309 Liberty St SE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1999

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Edmund Gary Servais, MD
(503) 371-4350
2450 12th St SE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Master Univ, Sch Of Med, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Salem Hospital, Salem, Or

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Ronald George Ebel, MD
(800) 451-6522
1020 Liberty St SE
Salem, OR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1959

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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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