Blepharitis Treatment Scottsbluff NE

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Judson Campbell Martin, MD
(308) 635-3911
329 W 40th St
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Regional West Med Ctr, Scottsbluff, Ne
Group Practice: Oregon Trail Eye Ctr

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Thomas Joseph Roussel, MD
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1978

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Paul Colburn OD
Scottsbluff Vision Clinic
(308) 635-1234
3726 Avenue D
Scottsbluff, NE
 
Thomas J Roussel
(308) 635-3911
329 West 40th Street
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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MichaelE. Green,O.D.
(308) 632-2039
Medical Center Eye Clinic,210 West 38th
Scottsbluff, NE
 
Richard Joseph Simmons, MD
4021 Avenue B
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1957

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Michael Green OD
Scottsbluff Vision Clinic
(308) 632-2039
210 W 38Th St
Scottsbluff, NE
 
Judson C Martin
(308) 635-3911
329 West 40th Street
Scottsbluff, NE
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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RobertS. Vandervort,O.D.
15 East 18th
Scottsbluff, NE
 
PaulB. Colburn,O.D.
(308) 635-1234
Scottsbluff Vision Clinic,3726 Avenue D
Scottsbluff, NE
 
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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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