Blepharitis Treatment Wethersfield CT

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David Keith Emmel, MD
(860) 721-8960
1260 Silas Deane Hwy
Wethersfield, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: U Conn Health Ctr-John Dempsey, Farmington, Ct; Hartford Hosp, Hartford, Ct

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Joseph F Bentivegna, MD
(203) 721-8800
541 Cromwell Ave
Rocky Hill, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Pa State Univ Coll Of Med, Hershey Pa 17033
Graduation Year: 1982

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Ania D Porazinski Quinter, MD
Newington, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Connecticut-Hartford
Graduation Year: 1998

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Stephen Tristram Conway, MD
(401) 728-9350
85 Seymour St
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
Portuguese, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Memorial Hospital Of R I, Pawtucket, Ri

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Alexander Rudolph Gaudio, MD
(860) 549-2020
85 Seymour St Ste 522
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1963
Hospital
Hospital: Hartford Hosp, Hartford, Ct; Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infi, Boston, Ma
Group Practice: Consulting Ophthalmologists

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Allan Myron Berger, MD
(860) 679-1000
272 Grandview Ter
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Finch U Of Hs/Chicago Med Sch, North Chicago Il 60664
Graduation Year: 1954

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Dr.Alexander Gaudio
(860) 549-2020
85 Seymour St # 522
Hartford, CT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1963
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Hartford Hosp, Hartford, Ct
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.0, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Alexander Joseph Fortier, MD
(860) 667-0207
505 Willard Ave Ste 2B
Newington, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1972

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Andrew J Packer, MD
(860) 525-3900
85 Seymour St Ste 822
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Hartford Hosp, Hartford, Ct
Group Practice: Consulting Ophthalmologists

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Jerry Neuwirth, MD
(860) 525-3900
85 Seymour St Ste 822
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1978

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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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