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Charles Daukas, MD
(401) 322-1393
49 Chapman Rd
Westerly, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1955

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Charles Francis Lanzillo, MD
(401) 596-0339
17 Wells St
Westerly, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ, Bronx Ny 10461
Graduation Year: 1975

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Dr.Francis Falck
(860) 572-2020
35 Washington Street
Mystic, CT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1986
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Lawrence &
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.2, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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Anthony R Barri, MD
(860) 445-2461
489 Gold Star Hwy Ste 100
Groton, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1970

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Anthony Romania, MD
(860) 443-3250
21 Montauk Ave Ste G03
New London, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1985

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David Rafael Rivera, MD
(401) 596-4959
45 Wells St
Westerly, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1987

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Prior Lewis Parker, MD
(860) 536-4916
200 Sandy Hollow Rd
Mystic, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1983

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Francis Yttergren Falck, MD
(860) 572-2020
35 Washington St
Mystic, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Farmington Ct 06032
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Lawrence & Mem Hosp, New London, Ct; Franklin Med Ctr, Greenfield, Ma; Westerly Hospital, Westerly, Ri
Group Practice: Francis Y Falck Jr & Assoc

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Barry Michael Wepman, MD
(401) 783-7009
70 Kenyon Ave Unit 211
Wakefield, RI
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
French
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: South County Hospital, Wakefield, Ri; Westerly Hospital, Westerly, Ri
Group Practice: Optical Shop

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Roger Symmonds Van Dyke, MD
(860) 447-8664
4 Shaws Cv Ste 105
New London, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1976

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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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