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What Are the Benefits of Upper Eyelid Surgery?

Do you feel like you appear tired, even when you are not? Drooping eyelids are often a major contributing factor to a “tired” appearance. In some cases, these drooping eyelids can also obstruct vision. With blepharoplasty, also known as “eyelid surgery” or “eyelid lift surgery,” I can remove any excess skin, muscle, and/or fatty tissue in the area causing ptosis (drooping) of the eyelid. Some benefits of upper eyelid surgery include:

Another key benefit is a restored eyelid crease, which may have disappeared due to loose skin or other factors. For some patients, combining upper eyelid surgery with procedures such as a brow lift, facelift, or lower eyelid surgery can lead to improved outcomes, as well.
To learn more about upper eyelid surgery, or to schedule a consultation to see if blepharoplasty is right for you, please do not hesitate to contact us today.

Thomas B. Lintner, MD, FACS