Dry Eye Syndrome Treatment Rock Springs WY

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Peter M Jensen, DO
(307) 382-4114
1208 Hilltop Dr Ste 200
Rock Springs, WY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ok State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, Tulsa, Ok 74107
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: Memorial Hospital Of Sweetwate, Rock Springs, Wy
Group Practice: Peak Vision Eye Surgery

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John Pembroke OD
Optique 20/20 Of Evanston
(307) 382-4444
2820 Foothill Blvd
Rock Springs, WY
 
Coby Ramsey OD
Wyoming Vision Ctr
(307) 382-3753
2624 Commercial Way
Rock Springs, WY
 
Peter Merrill Jensen
(307) 382-4114
1208 Hilltop Dr
Rock Springs, WY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Family Vision Clinic P C
(307) 382-3937
544 Broadway St
Rock Springs, WY
Services
Optometrist

Bruce Bourland OD
(307) 362-2020
2001 Dewar Dr # 180
Rock Springs, WY
 
W Andrew Lyle MD
Surgicare Center Of Ut
(307) 362-4202
755 E 3900 S
Salt Lake City, UT
 
James Byars OD
Contact Lens Ctr & Vision Clin
(307) 362-2020
2001 Dewar Dr # 160
Rock Springs, WY
 
Ramsey S Coby
(307) 382-3753
2624 Commercial Way Ste B
Rock Springs, WY
Services
Optometrist

Wyoming Vision Center
(307) 382-4444
2820 Foothill Blvd
Rock Springs, WY
Services
Optometrist

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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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