Dacryocystitis Treatments Dyersburg 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 Dyersburg, TN that can help answer your questions about Dacryocystitis Treatments.

Roman O Prawak, MD
350 E Parkview St
Dyersburg, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1998

Data Provided By:
Parag Dinesh Gandhi, MD
401 E Tickle St
Dyersburg, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny, New York Ny 10029
Graduation Year: 2000

Data Provided By:
Richard Cape MD
(731) 286-2801
Po Box 647
Dyersburg, TN
 
Dr.Ben Mahan
(931) 393-6004
926 N Jackson St # A
Tullahoma, TN
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1979
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Harton Reg Med Ctr, Tullahoma, Tn
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

Data Provided By:
Karen Margaret Joos, MD
(615) 936-2020
1215 21st Ave S 8017 MCE North Tower,
Nashville, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Veterans Affairs Medical Cente, Nashville, Tn; Vanderbilt Med Ctr, Nashville, Tn
Group Practice: Vanderbilt Eye Ctr

Data Provided By:
Andreea Evelyn Partal, MD
Dyersburg, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 2000

Data Provided By:
Jerry Marshall Jernigan, MD
(731) 285-1888
350 E Parkview St
Dyersburg, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1961
Hospital
Hospital: Methodist Hosp Of Dyersburg, Dyersburg, Tn
Group Practice: Dyersburg Eye Clinic

Data Provided By:
Nadia Browning
Medsouth Healthcare
(731) 285-1888
350 E Parkview St
Dyersburg, TN
 
Bruce E Dahrling II, MD
(423) 870-8000
5022 Old Godsey Ln Ste 7
Hixson, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1965

Data Provided By:
Joseph Hare Sugg Jr, MD
Chattanooga, TN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med, Mobile Al 36688
Graduation Year: 1999

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