Oculoplasty is the science of plastic surgery around the eye. It also denotes the cosmetic correction around Eye. The eyeball is a fragile structure, which is protected from harm by eyelids in front and the bony cup (socket) behind. Neera Eye Hospital provides a comprehensive assessment of and surgical management of cosmetic corrections in the Eyelid, and orbit and tear drainage system.
Ptosis is drooping of the upper lid. It may be present by birth or appear later in life. Ptosis is usually corrected by surgery.
Ptosis results from a weakening of the muscle responsible for raising the eyelid or from damage to the nerves that control the muscle. In most cases, ptosis may simply be caused by loose skin on the upper eyelid. most of the time, the reason for ptosis is quite troubling. In addition to the possibility of the disorder occurring as a congenital condition, or as a consequence of an injury or surgery.
Ptosis may be caused by:
At Neera, Eye Hospital provides treatment of Ptosis, a well-planned Surgery is the best treatment for drooping eyelids. In Surgery tightens levator muscles to lift eyelids, giving you improved vision and appearance. In very severe cases involving weakened levator muscles, Surgeon attaches the eyelid under the eyebrow. This directly allows the forehead muscles to substitute the levator muscles in lifting the eyelids.
Entropion– Entropion is in-turning of the eyelid. the eyelashes rub on the eye and cause pain and watering; for which the treatment is by surgery
Eye drops or artificial tears may soothe some symptoms in the case of mild cases.
The department is well equipped with diagnostics and team of professional which provide excellent care in Oculoplastic services.