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Randall Ray Peairs, MD
(570) 342-3145
200 Mifflin Ave
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Community Med Ctr, Scranton, Pa; Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton, Pa
Group Practice: Northeastern Eye Institute

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Michael Walter Rosiecki, MD
(570) 961-2504
1360 Wyoming Ave Ste 102
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1968

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Arthur J Jordan, DO
(570) 342-3145
200 Mifflin Ave
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med, Philadelphia Pa 19131
Graduation Year: 1995

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Jerome Wm Jordan, MD
(570) 342-3145
200 Mifflin Ave
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1971

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Dominick A Cruciani, MD
(570) 344-1631
1360 Wyoming Ave Ste 102
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1958

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Donato Dominick Mecca, MD
(570) 489-2300
235 Main St
Dickson City, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1959

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Joseph Alfred Skettino, MD
(570) 342-3145
200 Mifflin Ave
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Di Padova, Fac Di Med E Chirurgia, Padova, Italy
Graduation Year: 1962

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William Henry Kehrli, MD
(570) 342-3145
1536 N Washington Ave
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1965

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William J Jordan, MD
(570) 342-3145
200 Mifflin Ave
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ottawa, Fac Of Med, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1968

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Thomas Stanley Boland, MD
(570) 389-1445
Scranton, PA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1991

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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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