Blepharitis Treatment Winnemucca NV

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Northern Nevada Eyecare Ltd
(775) 623-5211
50 E Haskell St Ste A
Winnemucca, NV
Services
Optometrist

Northern Nevada Eye Care Ltd
(775) 623-5211
50 E Haskell St Ste A
Winnemucca, NV
 
Michael Lawrence Stanko, MD
(702) 329-0286
950 Ryland St
Reno, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nv Sch Of Med, Reno Nv 89557
Graduation Year: 1988

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Thomas Henry F Chalkley, MD
(702) 362-3937
2575 Lindell Rd
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1958

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Tyree Carr, MD
(702) 240-2820
2800 N Tenaya Way Ste 102
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
German, Portuguese, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: University Med Ctr, Las Vegas, Nv; Mountainview Hospital, Las Vegas, Nv
Group Practice: Nevada Institute-Ophthalmology

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BelaL. Svoboda,O.D.
(775) 623-5211
50 East Haskell,Suite A
Winnemucca, NV
 
Steven Neal Montgomery, MD
(702) 731-2088
3575 Pecos McLeod
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1991

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Steven Leibowitz, MD
(303) 377-9472
653 Town Ctr Dr Ste 102
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1979

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John Richard Shepherd, MD
(702) 731-2088
3575 Pecos McLeod
Las Vegas, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1962

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Cynthia Anne Ferreira, MD
Reno, NV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nv Sch Of Med, Reno Nv 89557
Graduation Year: 2001

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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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