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Jon Robert Fishburn, MD
(208) 373-1200
999 N Curtis Rd Ste 205
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Languages
German
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nv Sch Of Med, Reno Nv 89557
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: St Lukes Reg Medctr, Boise, Id; St Alphonsus Reg Med Ctr, Boise, Id
Group Practice: Intermountain Eye Clinic

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Mark Duane Borup, MD
(208) 373-1200
999 N Curtis Rd Ste 205
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: St Alphonsus Reg Med Ctr, Boise, Id
Group Practice: Intermountain Eye Clinic

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Francois D Trotta, MD
(208) 323-8660
128 E Mallard Dr
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Paris, Uer De Med Necker-Enfants Malades, Paris, France
Graduation Year: 1983

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John Reed Sonntag, MD
(208) 377-3937
5680 Gage St
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1974

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James Richard Swartley, MD
(208) 342-2706
222 N 2nd St Ste 215
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: St Alphonsus Reg Med Ctr, Boise, Id
Group Practice: Intermountain Eye Clinic

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Mark Edward Hollingshead, MD
(208) 336-8700
360 E Mallard Dr Ste 110
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med, Irvine Ca 92717
Graduation Year: 1987

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James Paul Tweeten, MD
(208) 373-1200
999 N Curtis Rd Ste 205
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Mc Call Mem Hosp, McCall, Id; St Lukes Reg Medctr, Boise, Id; St Alphonsus Reg Med Ctr, Boise, Id
Group Practice: Intermountain Eye Clinic

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Mark J Boerner, MD
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Texas - San Antonio
Graduation Year: 1988

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Dr.John Sonntag
(208) 377-3937
5680 W Gage St
Boise, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1974
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Leo Steven Harf, MD
(208) 373-1200
999 N Curtis Rd Ste 205
Boise, ID
Specialties
Ophthalmology, General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny, New York Ny 10029
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: St Alphonsus Reg Med Ctr, Boise, Id
Group Practice: Intermountain Eye Clinic

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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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