Blepharitis Treatment West Springfield MA

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David Diran Agahigian, MD
(413) 732-2333
171 Interstate Dr
West Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Farmington Ct 06032
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma
Group Practice: Greenfield Eye Ctr

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Theodore Edward Hoffman, MD
(413) 739-4544
975 Elm St
West Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1956

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Dr.ANDREW LAM
(413) 732-2333
3640 Main St # 201
Springfield, MA
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Theodore Mark Ingis, MD
(413) 733-2260
300 Stafford St Ste 112
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
French, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Ma; Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma
Group Practice: Ingis Eye Care

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Dr.Gregory Faust
(413) 739-7367
300 Stafford Street #212
Springfield, MA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll
Year of Graduation: 1986
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Ma
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.5, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Bradley Scott Foster, MD
(413) 732-2333
171 Interstate Dr
West Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1992
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Ma; Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma; Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infi, Boston, Ma
Group Practice: New England Retina Consultants

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James Stanley Rosenthal, MD
(413) 736-7900
780 Chestnut St Ste 19
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1980

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Dennis M Robertson, MD
(413) 794-5084
759 Chestnut St (H)
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1960

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Freeman Paul Botnick, MD
(413) 736-1833
299 Carew St Ste 201
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Ma; Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma
Group Practice: Eyesight & Surgery Assoc

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Andrew Sheldon Jusko, MD
(717) 652-2020
299 Carew St Ste 201
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1998

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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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