Dacryocystitis Treatments Steubenville OH

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Vincent Mark Gioia, MD
(740) 264-7744
2230 Sunset Blvd
Steubenville, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Trinity Med Ctr -East, Steubenville, Oh
Group Practice: Valley Eye Care Inc

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Ronald Ceasar Agresta, MD
(740) 264-7148
2990 Johnson Rd
Steubenville, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology, General Practice
Gender
Male
Languages
Italian
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1965
Hospital
Hospital: Trinity Med Ctr -East, Steubenville, Oh
Group Practice: Fort Steuben Ophthalmologists

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Juginder Kumar Luthra, MD
(304) 723-5200
260 S Circle Dr
Weirton, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Guru Nanak Dev Univ, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1966

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Kenneth Matthew Gainer, MD
(304) 293-3757
222 N 5th St
Martins Ferry, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1997

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Tony Sellitti MD
Fort Steuben Ophthalmologists
(740) 264-7148
2315 Sunset Blvd # B
Steubenville, OH
 
Milorad M Milic, MD
(740) 264-7744
2230 Sunset Blvd Ste 1
Steubenville, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Belgrade, Med Fak, Beograd, Serbia
Graduation Year: 1957

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Tony Patsy Sellitti Jr, MD
(304) 723-3490
Weirton, WV
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1990

Data Provided By:
Walter William Jones, MD
(740) 633-2456
90 N 4th St Ste 22
Martins Ferry, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: East Ohio Reg Hosp, Martins Ferry, Oh; Ohio Valley Med Ctr, Wheeling, Wv; Wheeling Hospital, Wheeling, Wv
Group Practice: Spectacles Etc

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David Sullivan OD
Eye Clinic
(740) 264-1220
100 Mall Dr
Steubenville, OH
 
J K Luthra MD
(304) 723-5200
16761 Saint Clair Ave
East Liverpool, OH
 
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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...

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