An oculoplasty procedure is a type of surgery done around the eyes. You may have this procedure to correct a medical problem or cosmetic reasons.


Oculoplastic procedures may be done on the following:

  • Eyelids
  • Eye sockets
  • Eyebrows
  • Cheeks
  • Tear ducts
  • Face or forehead

These procedures treat many conditions. These include:

  • Droopy upper eyelids (ptosis)
  • Eyelids that turn inward (entropion) or outward (ectropion)
  • Eye problems caused by thyroid disease, such as graves disease
  • Skin cancers or other growths in or around the eyes
  • Weakness around the eyes or eyelids caused byBell palsy
  • Tear duct problems
  • Injuries to the eye or eye area
  • Congenital disabilities of the eyes or orbit (the bone around the eyeball)
  • Cosmetic surgery, such as an eyelid lift or forehead lift
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