Dry Eye Syndrome Treatment Winchester KY

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Mark Wm Simon, MD
(859) 744-3937
1109 McCann Dr Ste 2
Winchester, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1989

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David Todd Garrett, MD
(859) 263-3030
120 N Eagle Creek Dr Ste 211
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1985

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Thomas William Stone, MD
(859) 263-3900
120 N Eagle Creek Dr Ste 500
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1995
Hospital
Hospital: St Joseph Hosp, Lexington, Ky
Group Practice: Retina & Vitreous Assoc

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Dr.David Kielar
(859) 258-5310
100 North Eagle Creek Drive
Lexington, KY
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Online Appt Scheduling: Yes
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.9, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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Dr.John Kitchens
(859) 977-1125
120 N Eagle Creek Dr # 500
Lexington, KY
Gender
M
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Daniel Alan Ewen, MD
(859) 745-3060
PO Box 4277
Winchester, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1983

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William Jarmer Wood, MD
(859) 263-3900
120 N Eagle Creek Dr Ste 500
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1970

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Dr.ANGELIA THOMPSON
(859) 224-8835
3475 Richmond Road #210
Lexington, KY
Gender
F
Speciality
Ophthalmologist
RateMD Rating
3.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Ricky Don Isernhagen, MD
(859) 263-3900
120 N Eagle Creek Dr Ste 500
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1982

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Bruce Harvey Koffler, MD
(859) 263-4631
120 N Eagle Creek Dr Ste 431
Lexington, KY
Specialties
Ophthalmology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1974

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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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