Blepharitis Treatment Sand Springs OK

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Lee T Bottem, DO
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Do, 2002, Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg
Graduation Year: 2007

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J Matthew Roberts, DO
(918) 743-2319
1717 S Utica Ave Ste 103
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1994
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Eye Institute; Eye Institute Inc

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John A Saurino, DO
(918) 747-7799
2424 E 21st St Ste 300
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nova Se Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, Ft Lauderdale Fl 33328
Graduation Year: 1989

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Mark Justin Weiss, MD
(918) 742-2428
1717 S Utica Ave Ste 102
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Eye Institute

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David Lewis Schwartz, MD
(918) 749-6461
2000 S Wheeling Ave Ste 401
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Eye Institute

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J Harley Galusha, DO
(918) 455-2112
3233 E 31st St
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 1956

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James Cyril Meehan, MD
3030 S Harvard Ave
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1998

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Curtis Vandyne Wolf II, MD
(918) 579-1981
1145 S Utica Ave Ste 461
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1992

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Todd Alan Brockman, MD
(918) 742-5570
2000 S Wheeling Ave Ste 403
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston, Houston Tx 77225
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Eye Institute

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Dr.David Schwartz
(918) 749-6461
2000 S Wheeling Ave # 401
Tulsa, OK
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1969
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: St John Med Ctr, Tulsa, Ok
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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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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