» » ยป

Dacryocystitis Treatments Dickson TN

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Dacryocystitis Treatments. You will find informative articles about Dacryocystitis Treatments, including "Dacryocystitis Tear Duct And Sac Eye Infection". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Dickson, TN that can help answer your questions about Dacryocystitis Treatments.

Daniel J McClure, MD
114 Highway 70 East South
Dickson, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Tennessee - Memphis
Graduation Year: 1994

Data Provided By:
Donald Weiss OD
Dickson Eye Health Ctr
(615) 446-8089
Po Box 340
Dickson, TN
 
Robert Eugene Price, MD
(865) 694-2021
200 Fort Sanders West Blvd Ste 101
Knoxville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med, Johnson City Tn 37614
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Fort Sanders Loudon Med Ctr, Loudon, Tn
Group Practice: Knoxville Eye Ctr

Data Provided By:
Glenn Noel Pomerance, MD
(423) 855-6800
2030 Hamilton Place Blvd Ste 140
Chattanooga, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
French, German, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Memorial Hospital, Chattanooga, Tn; Parkridge Med Ctr, Chattanooga, Tn
Group Practice: Pomerance Eye Ctr

Data Provided By:
Michael Terry Burkhalter, MD
(615) 327-4015
1800 State St
Nashville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1971

Data Provided By:
Louis Ward Close, MD
(615) 446-9988
112 Highway 70 E
Dickson, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1973

Data Provided By:
Lori Weiss OD
Dickson Eye Health Ctr
(615) 446-8089
Po Box 340
Dickson, TN
 
Edward Chaum, MD PHD
(901) 448-5975
930 Madison Ave Ste 731,
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell University
Graduation Year: 1987

Data Provided By:
Hilary C Grissom, MD
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Tenn (c.O.M.)
Graduation Year: 2004

Data Provided By:
John Thomas Van Dyck, MD
(731) 644-9736
407 Dunlap St
Paris, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1973

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

Dacryocystitis Tear Duct And Sac Eye Infection

Dacryocystitis is an infection of the tear drainage system. Tears are normally made by the lacrimal gland under the upper eyelid and drain out through a system of ducts to the lacrimal sac and out into the nose. If there is a blockage in this drainage system, tears cannot drain out properly, allowing bacteria to grow in the ducts or lacrimal sac and cause dacryocystitis. Such blockages of the tear drainage system may be due to aging, injury, sinus disease, inflammatory diseases, or scarring from previous episodes of dacryocystitis. In severe cases, the infection can spread to the surrounding skin and other areas of the face or orbit.

Symptoms You May Experience:
If you have a blockage of your tear drainage system, you may notice excessive watering of your eyes. If infection develops, resulting in dacryocystitis, you may notice redness, pain, and swelling of the skin below the inner corner of the eye, toward the nose. The eye itself may also feel irritated...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Eyes-and-Vision.com


Copyright 2006-2010 Vision Health