The reviews are in!

The Good, The Bad, and The Funny: Recent Patient Reviews I am listing eighteen recent consecutive patient reviews of my practice, as I think they provide a pretty good sense of our priorities as a practice, including not just my…

“Lazy Eyelid” Repair

Some children are born with significant droop of one or both of the eyelids, known as “congenital ptosis”.  Adult-onset droop is usually known as “involutional ptosis”, and basically means that a tendon has been stretched that needs to be tightened up.  Congenital…

Asian blepharoplasty

The term Asian blepharoplasty generally refers to an upper eyelid procedure to remove excess tissue that pays special attention to the upper lid skin fold and crease of the Asian eyelid.  Of course, there are countless crease and fold configurations…

Injectable fillers: Enough is Enough!

I’ve spent the past month chasing eyelid filler.  Hyaluronic acid facial fillers (Restylane, Juvederm, Belotero) are often injected in the “tear trough” to try to lessen the shadows (from excess lid tissue or a prominent lid-cheek junction). When injecting in…