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The latest Medicare audit

I am happy to report that I have completed another Medicare audit, this time of 34 patients who underwent surgery in 2014, and all of the surgeries reviewed were deemed medically appropriate for coverage by Medicare.  More to the point, patients haven’t…

Dr. Walrath’s Article on Eyelid Function: Why it Matters When you Choose a Surgeon for Cosmetic Blepharoplasty

McCord CD, Walrath JD, and Nahai FN. Concepts in eyelid biomechanics with clinical implications. Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2013; 33(2): 209-221.   This article is important because it describes the reason why many people have eyelid closure problems after cosmetic blepharoplasty.  It…