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Eyelid Diseases


Eyelid Diseases

Eyelid diseases affect people of all ages. From Epiblepharon in newborns to Aponeurotic Ptosis in the elderly, it covers a broad group of conditions. An Oculoplastic surgeon is the best health professional to treat them.

An Overview: Eyelid Diseases

At a Glance:

Eyelids can have two distinct kinds of conditions:

  • Cosmetic – excess skin and bags
  • Functional – droopy eyelids, inverted or everted margin

Whatever the condition, most cases are treated surgically.

Eyelid Diseases Treatments and Surgeries

  • Excess or sagging skin (Dermatochalasis) or eyelid “bags” (Fat Pad Herniation): upper/lower Blepharoplasty
  • Brow ptosis: endoscopic or direct browlift
  • Palpebral ptosis: anterior or posterior (scarless) ptosis correction
  • Epiblepharon (excess skin and muscle causing eyelash malposition): Celsus procedure
  • Entropion (inverted lid margin): entropion correction
  • Ectropion (everted lid margin): ectropion correction

Why CODET for Eyelid Diseases?

Cirugía de Párpados Tijuana Dr. Martin Guzman

About the Expert: Oculoplastic Surgeons

Because these diseases and conditions affect the eye, they should be treated by an Ophthalmologist. An Oculoplastic Surgeon is an Ophthalmologist with a specialization in eyelid, orbital, and lacrimal duct diseases, surgery, and procedures. Dr. Martin Guzman is our expert, certified Oculoplastic surgeon. 

CODET Vision Institute Oftalmologia Especialistas Ojos Tijuana

About our Technology and Facilities

CODET Vision has beautiful and comfortable offices and surgery rooms equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic and surgical equipment. Our welcoming staff put patients at ease, answering your questions and gladly assisting you with all of your needs.

What are Eyelid Diseases?

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