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Lower eyelid cancer reconstruction

A squamous cell carcinoma can extend far beyond the apparent borders.  In the eyelids, this can be very problematic along the inner corner, because there are important nerves located in that region, as well as the tear drain apparatus. This…

Another challenging reconstruction

Fortunately for us, cosmetic surgeries of the eyelids rarely challenge us as often as these reconstructive cases. Yesterday I performed a very challenging reconstruction of the inner corners of both eyelids.  The patient had multiple attempts to reconstruct his eyelids…

Recent Presentations

Dr. Walrath has recently presented a lecture to regional eye doctors on the diagnosis and management of tearing disorders and the tear drain system and will be talking to another group of doctors on that topic in August 2012. He…