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Eyelid Surgery Blepharoplasty
Blocked Vision: Upper blepharoplasty removes excess skin from the upper eyelids, so if your vision is blocked by excess upper eyelid skin, upper blepharoplasty may be indicated. Lower blepharoplasty removes bags and tightens the lower eyelid. If you lower eyelid is pulled away from your eye like a hound dog's, lower blepharoplasty can help protect your eye. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Eyelid surgery is a procedure used to treat excess skin and/or fat on the upper and lower lids, via surgical excision. Aside from a cosmetic indication, there may also be medical indications for the procedure, including improvement of obscured vision, lid tightening, and treatment for ...Read more
Needed or wanted?: Upper blepharoplasty is typically medically necessary when upper eyelid skin droops low enough to cause blockage of peripheral vision (like blinders on a horse). I have seen that in people as young as there 20's, but that is rare- it usually occurs in the 40's or 50's. People commonly want them done for cosmetic purposes in their 30-50's. www.hovecenter.com. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How long does eyelid surgery usually take? What is recovery time for blepharoplasty (upper and/or lower) and how long until results are noticeable?
What is the cost of forehead lift with or without upper or lower blepharoplasty (eyelids) surgery ?
Can you let me know how many times can you perform blepharoplasty (upper eyelid surgery) on someone?
Can Asian eyelid surgery help me if I do have a crease, but my eyes are hooded? From what i've read, i think my problem is too much fat in my eyelids? Does Asian eyelid surgery help with that, or do I need regular blepharoplasty?
How do I pick a surgeon for Asian eyelid surgery? Should i focus only on surgeons who specialize in Asian eyelid surgery? Or is it similar enough to regular blepharoplasty that i can use someone who specializes in that but not necessarily Asian eyes?
Depends on you: Worth is dependent on the value this particular procedure has to you. The price is dependent upon the complexity and time it takes to complete the procedure, anesthesia, and the facility fee. It involves a certain amount of staff, consumed items, and the maintenance of equipment. It also involves the training and experience of that surgeon. Only you can decide if that is worth it to you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Blepharoplasty: Eyelid surgery is a procedure used to treat excess skin and/or fat on the upper and lower lids, via surgical excision. Aside from a cosmetic indication, there may also be medical indications for the procedure, including improvement of obscured vision, lid tightening, and treatment for congenital or acquired abnormalities. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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