Blepharitis Treatment Tullahoma TN

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Hunter Willingham Norris, MD
(931) 393-2020
1100 N Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Harton Reg Med Ctr, Tullahoma, Tn
Group Practice: Eye Care Center Associates Pa

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Ben Bob Mahan, MD
(931) 393-6004
PO Box 1118
Tullahoma, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Harton Reg Med Ctr, Tullahoma, Tn
Group Practice: Mahan & Ridley Eye Assoc

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Robert Craig Collier, MD
Eye Care Center 1100 N Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Harton Reg Med Ctr, Tullahoma, Tn
Group Practice: Eye Care Center Associates Pa

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Edward Hoge OD
Whitwell Vision Clinic
(931) 455-0654
105 W Blackwell St
Tullahoma, TN
 
Randall Littell OD
Sullins Family Eyecare Clinics
(931) 728-1650
2180 Hillsboro Blvd
Manchester, TN
 
Robert Wendell Ridley, MD
(931) 393-6004
926 N Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1962
Hospital
Hospital: Harton Reg Med Ctr, Tullahoma, Tn
Group Practice: Mahan & Ridley Eye Assoc

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Dr.Ben Mahan
(931) 393-6004
926 N Jackson St # A
Tullahoma, TN
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1979
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Harton Reg Med Ctr, Tullahoma, Tn
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Robert Collier MD
Robert H Collier Inc
(931) 455-5665
12665 Garden Grove Blvd # 401
Garden Grove, CA
 
Ben Mahan MD
Mahan & Ridley Eye Assoc
(931) 393-6004
926 N Jackson St
Tullahoma, TN
 
Randy Hillis OD
(931) 728-3221
1421 Mcarthur St
Manchester, TN
 
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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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