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Upali Aturaliya, MD
5007 Matterhorn Dr
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Colombo, Fac Of Med, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Graduation Year: 1959

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Kevin William Treacy, MD
(218) 722-6655
4884 Miller Trunk Hwy
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Cloquet Comm Mem Hosp, Cloquet, Mn; St Lukes Hospital, Duluth, Mn
Group Practice: Austin & Treacy

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Jeffrey Ross Weis, MD
North Shore Bank Place South
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1996

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Peter Saml Austin, MD
(218) 722-6655
800 Medical Arts Building
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1974

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Joseph Davis Morehouse, MD
(218) 786-3937
400 E 3rd St
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1990

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Susan Jane Relf, MD
(218) 720-3553
5007 Matterhorn Dr
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: Miller-Dwan Med Ctr, Duluth, Mn
Group Practice: Duluth Clinic

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Daniel Ludvic Maryland, MD
(218) 722-5871
332 E Central Entrance
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1959
Hospital
Hospital: St Lukes Hospital, Duluth, Mn; St Marys Hospital Of Superior, Superior, Wi

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Robert William Hollenhorst Jr, MD
(218) 720-3553
5007 Matterhorn Dr
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1974

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Stewart Jerome Hazel, MD
(218) 786-8364
400 E 3rd St
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1984

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Thomas Francis Shuey Jr, MD
(218) 786-8364
400 E 3rd St
Duluth, MN
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1980

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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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