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Michael F Pingree, MD
(801) 966-0081
3465 Pioneer Pkwy Ste 4
West Valley City, UT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1998

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Darrell Franklin Smith, MD
(801) 352-8373
West Jordan, UT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1957

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Dr.Brian Davis
(801) 253-3080
1325 West South Jordan Pkwy # 103
South Jordan, UT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Brian Richard Davis, MD
(801) 253-3080
1325 W South Jordan Pkwy Ste 103
South Jordan, UT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1990

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David Wayne Faber, MD
(801) 264-4444
4400 S 700 E # 200
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: St Marks Hospital, Salt Lake Cty, Ut; L D S Hospital, Salt Lake Cty, Ut
Group Practice: Rocky Mountain Retina Conslnts

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Dr.Douglas Mehr
(801) 260-0034
3855 W 7800 S # 210
West Jordan, UT
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Dr.Michael Griffeth
(435) 843-8333
196 East 2000 North #100a
Tooele, UT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1996
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Michael Todd Griffeth, MD
196 East 2000 North South
Tooele, UT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1996

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Dr.Kim Taylor
(801) 264-4464
4400 S 700 E # 240
Salt Lake City, UT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1961
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Hospital: Moran Eye Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.5, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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David Byrum Petersen, MD
(801) 264-4450
Ste 100 4400 S 700 E
Salt Lake City, UT
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1998

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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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