Double eyelid surgery and eyelid ptosis surgery

Many patients who come in for double eyelid surgery require simultaneous eyelid ptosis surgery as well. Patients often think they do not have ptosis when they look at themselves in the mirror and compare that to ptosis images they find on the internet. What they may not realize is that when they look at themselves … Read More

Local anesthesia for double eyelid ptosis surgery

When performing double eyelid and ptosis surgery, it is very important to use local anesthesia for two reasons.  One is during ptosis surgery, the patients should open one’s eyes so that the surgeon can determine how high or low the eyelid has been elevated.  The eyelid is elevating structure also known as the levator muscle … Read More