Dry Eye Syndrome Treatment Jacksonville AR

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George O Paddock, MD
(501) 985-0616
21 Crestview Plz
Jacksonville, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1970

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Dr.Richard Henry
(501) 758-7627
Ste 250, 3401 Springhill Drive
North Little Rock, AR
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1974
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Jan Wright Scruggs, MD
(501) 758-9499
3401 Springhill Dr Ste 250
North Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1974

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Frank J LoRusso, MD
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Cincinnati
Graduation Year: 1984

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Nicola Maria Selig, MD
(214) 522-2661
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1993

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Richard York Henry, MD
(501) 758-7627
3401 Springhill Dr Ste 250
North Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1974

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John David Phillips, MD
(501) 985-0616
204 Big Indian Dr
Sherwood, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Southwestern Med Ctr At Dallas, Med Sch, Dallas Tx 75235
Graduation Year: 1992

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Dennis Leo Wingfield, MD
(501) 758-5642
3807 McCain Park Dr Ste 103
North Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1976

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Christopher T Westfall, MD
(501) 686-5150
800 Marshall Street Slot Suite 653
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1976

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Michael Carroll Brodsky, MD
(501) 364-1888
800 Marshall St
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Arkansas Childrens Hosp, Little Rock, Ar
Group Practice: Medical College Physicians Group -Uams

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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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