Oculoplasty is a specialization of ophthalmology related to various surgical procedures related to eye socket, eyelids, tear ducts, extra ocular structures and other structures. The speciality is also linked with cosmetic treatment focusing on the correction of any deformity or beautification of the area around the eyes. There are several surgical procedure which are conducted to correct droopy eyelids, repair of tear duct obstructions, orbital fracture repairs, removal of tumors in and around the eyes.
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Why would I need Oculoplasty?
Generally, oculoplasty is considered a cosmetic surgery as the procedure involves correction of physical appearance of your eyes or face. Correction of the shape of your eyebrows or surgically treating the droopiness of your eyelids or removal of wrinkles formed around your eyes is all done for aesthetic reasons. However, there are eye problems like Bell’s palsy wherein half of patient’s face brood down, in that case, intervention of an oculoplasty expert is required to correct the alignment of the face. You may need to visit your ophthalmologist for oculoplasty in case of:
- Excessive wrinkles around the eyes
- Droopy eyelids
- Correcting the shape of your eyebrows
- Cancer of eye
- Uncontrollable blinking
- Thyroid imbalance
- Bell’s palsy
In all the above mentioned conditions, you need an oculoplasty specialist who can conduct these surgeries with precision.