Problems with of the eyelids can often lead to vision limitation, loss, or constant ocular discomfort. These conditions include excess upper eyelid skin, upper eyelid drooping, and inward or outward turning of the lower eyelid. The North Iowa Eye Clinic surgeons are all well adept at treating these conditions.
Eyelid plastic surgery is almost always performed on an outpatient basis using local anesthesia. Before surgery, your North Iowa Eye Clinic surgeon will perform an eye examination and make recommendations. Photographs and side-vision testing are often required by insurance companies before upper eyelid surgery.
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If you would like to watch a video further explaining surgery for excess upper eyelid skin (blephroplasty), click here.