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Causes of Dry Eye 

Dry Eye Causes & Symptoms  Dry eyes may occur when your tears are unable to provide sufficient lubrication to your eyes. This condition may take place if your eyes are not producing tears in sufficient volume, or if the produced tears are of a

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Eyelid Lesions Treatments 

Eyelid Lesions  Eyelid lesions should be treated in a timely manner in order to prevent progression of the lesion or further damage due to malignancy. Your eye surgeon will discuss the best treatment options with you after they have diagnosed the type

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Squint / Crossed Eye Treatments

Squint Treatments  If your child’s eye has developed a squint or become crossed, your eye surgeon will first determine whether it is associated with a structural or systemic disease. Once that is ruled out, they may diagnose the condition as

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What Causes Eyelid Lesions? 

Eyelid Lesions Eyelid lesions are usually benign or pre-malignant, but in some cases, they can have malignancy. At the time of your consultation, the eye surgeon will diagnose the type of eyelid lesions and will determine the possible cause of

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Botox Misaligned / Lazy Eye Treatment

Lazy Eye (Strabismus) Treatment  Strabismus, commonly known as lazy eye or squint, refers to a misalignment of eyes. Squints can be broadly classified into three groups:   Esotropias: It is a clinical term for a convergent squint where the eye turns

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What are Congenital and Developmental Eyelid Abnormalities?

In the human embryo, the eyes are formed by a complex and delicate process. Any complications in this process could lead to congenital (present at birth) eye abnormalities. These conditions are not too common, occurring in about five per 10,000

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Facial Rejuvenation Surgery For The Eyes

Eyelid skin is usually smooth, but over time, the lid tissue stretches, and the muscles weaken. This can cause the eyelids to appear puffy and tired. An outpatient eyelid lift (blepharoplasty) surgery can mitigate this sagging and puffiness, eliminate under

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Is it possible to prevent ptosis (Droopy Eyelid)?

Pathologic droopy eyelid (ptosis) may develop due to aging, injury, or medical conditions. Ptosis is known as unilateral when it impacts one eye and bilateral when it impacts both eyes. It may be temporary or permanent. A patient may have

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Anti-Aging Treatments

The human body gets exposed every day to various harmful conditions such as UV radiation, the presence of preservatives in food, stress, exposure to tobacco smoke, and multiple other toxins. These factors can lead to the development of free radicals

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Can Eyelid Cysts be Cancerous?

In general, eyelid cysts and lesions are harmless. An ophthalmologist can provide an accurate diagnosis on the basis of history and a clinical exam. All suspicious cysts should be evaluated through a biopsy. Experienced oculoplastic surgeon Dr. Jennifer Hui of

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