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Ekaterini C Karatza, MD
Fort Mitchell, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Thraki, Med Section, Alexandroupolis, Greece
Graduation Year: 1992

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Michael S Halpin, MD
(859) 341-4525
375 Thomas More Pkwy
Crestview Hills, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1975

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Robert A Sisk, MD
Edgewood, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Kentucky
Graduation Year: 2003

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Raymond Aubrey Schultz, MD
(513) 922-2590
5340 Rapid Run Rd Ste 2
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1975

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Mark Thomas Bergmann, MD
(513) 661-3566
2859 Boudinot Ave Ste 301
Cincinnati, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Wright State Univ Sch Of Med, Dayton Oh 45401
Graduation Year: 1982

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Jean Amrien Noll, MD
(859) 341-4525
375 Thomas More Pkwy
Crestview Hills, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Eastern Va Med Sch Of The Med Coll Of Hampton Roads, Norfolk Va 23501
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: St Elizabeth Med Ctr-South, Edgewood, Ky
Group Practice: Tri State Centers For Sight

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Charles Joseph Breen, MD
(859) 384-7058
375 Thomas More Pkwy
Covington, KY
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1987

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Michael David Sifri, MD
(513) 922-1550
2745 Anderson Ferry Rd
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1991

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Stephen Thomas Kondash, MD
(513) 389-9911
2841 Boudinot Ave Ste 300
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1987

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Kathleen A Flannagan, MD
2859 Boudinot Ave
Cincinnati, OH
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Ophthalmology
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Male
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Medical School: Univ Cincinnati
Graduation Year: 2001

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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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