Dry Eye Syndrome Treatment Blackfoot ID

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Kristan Sparks OD
Bear River Vision
(208) 357-5733
169 S Emerson Ave
Shelley, ID
 
Carol Hilborn OD
Advantage Eye Ctr
(208) 529-4333
1991 W Broadway St # 2
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Wal-mart Stores Inc
(208) 785-0277
565 Jensen Grove Dr
Blackfoot, ID
Services
Optometrist

DennisN. Marshall,O.D.
(708) 785-3063
745 West Bridge,Suite A
Blackfoot, ID
 
ShemayneS. McCarthy,O.D.
(208) 785-7274
34 S E Main Street,P.O. Box 1052
Blackfoot, ID
 
Douglas Hilborn OD
Associated Westside Optical
(208) 529-4367
1991 W Broadway St # 2
Idaho Falls, ID
 
Dr.Jared Birch
(208) 529-4333
1689 Pancheri Drive
Idaho Falls, ID
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Leon Peterson OD
(208) 785-2210
310 W Idaho St
Blackfoot, ID
Services
Optometrist

Complete Family Eye Care
Dr. Cody Jones
(208) 785-7274
34 SE Main St., Ste. 101
Blackfoot, ID
 
Dennis N Marshall
(208) 785-3063
745 W Bridge St Ste A
Blackfoot, ID
Services
Optometrist

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Dry Eye Syndrome Causes And Treatments

Dry eye syndrome is an extremely common condition in which the tear film that lubricates the surface of the eye is abnormal. It is usually due to one of two causes: decreased tear production or increased tear evaporation. Common causes of decreased tear production include Sjogren's syndrome (an autoimmune disorder in which the lacrimal gland is disfunctional) lacrimal gland disease, and decreased corneal sensation. Common causes of excessive tear evaporation include blepharitis (in which the oil glands around the eyelashes are clogged), blink problems, and eyelid closing problems. Other causes of dry eye syndrome include systemic diseases (sarcoidosis, human immunodeficiency virus, multiple sclerosis, lymphoma, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and vitamin A deficiency), certain medications (antihistamines, decongestants, blood pressure medication, and antipsychotic agents) glaucoma eye drops, and prolonged wearing of contact lenses. Postmenopausal women may be especially prone to developing dry eye syndrome. Most cases of dry eye syndrome are not associated with a general medical disease or serious eye problem.

Symptoms You May Experience:
You may experience a burning sensation in the eye, dryness, the feeling that something is in the eye, blurry vision, and sensitivity to light. These symptoms are often worse at the end of the day or after prolonged use of the eyes...

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