What Is Oculoplastic?

Oculoplastic surgeons are ophthalmologists having completed 1-2 years of additional fellowship training following their ophthalmology studies.
Ophthalmic plastic surgeons deal with a wide variety of disorders affecting the eyelids, the orbits (eye sockets), and tear drainage (or lacrimal) system.
Eyelid surgery can address excessively droopy eyes (ptosis) to improve vision as well as cosmetic appearance.

Oculoplastic Surgical Interventions:
- Abnormalities of the eyelids
- Ectropion – Entropion
- Ptosis
- Tumors
- Minor lid tumors (by laser treatment)
- Lacrimal system
- Aesthetic lid surgery
- Upper lid skin excess
- Crease rebuild
- Fat bag removal