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Oculoplastics

Welcome to Eye Care Consultants, where we specialize in a range of oculoplastic procedures aimed at enhancing both the function and aesthetics of your eyelids and surrounding structures.

Our dedicated team of ophthalmic specialists is committed to providing comprehensive care with a focus on patient comfort and safety.

Explore our services below to learn more about how we can help you achieve your desired eye health and appearance goals.

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Blepharoptosis Repair

Overview

Blepharoptosis, commonly known as droopy eyelids, can occur due to age-related weakening of the eyelid muscles or neurological conditions. Our blepharoptosis repair procedures aim to elevate the drooping eyelids, improving both vision and appearance.

Symptoms

Drooping of one or both eyelids, obstruction of vision, eyebrow strain, fatigue when reading or performing tasks requiring upward gaze.

Common Treatments

Levator resection, Müller muscle resection, frontalis sling procedure.

FAQs

The procedure typically takes between 1 to 2 hours, depending on the severity of the condition and the chosen surgical technique.

In many cases, insurance may cover the cost of surgery if blepharoptosis significantly impairs vision. Our team can assist you with insurance-related inquiries.

Patients may experience mild discomfort, swelling, and bruising post-surgery, which usually subsides within a few weeks. Most individuals can return to normal activities within 1 to 2 weeks.

Yes, blepharoptosis repair is typically performed under local anesthesia with sedation or general anesthesia for patient comfort.

Schedule a Consultation

Ready to lift your spirits along with your eyelids? Schedule a consultation with our experienced oculoplastic surgeons today to explore your options for blepharoptosis repair.