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Oculoplastics Surgery

What Are the Benefits of Oculoplastic Surgery

Sunday, October 15th, 2023

Oculoplastic surgery is a procedure that is used to correct various vision problems. Unlike other surgeries used to address vision problems, this surgery does not involve surgery on the eye itself. Instead, this surgery is performed on the tear ducts, the orbit of the eye, or the eyelids. Patients who receive this surgery find that it...  Read More

6+ Things You Don’t Know About Oculoplastic Surgery

Friday, April 15th, 2022

OK, so the odds are you don’t know anything at all about oculoplastic surgery! But to start with, you should know that this important procedure can help you to see and feel better, and it even has some cosmetic benefits! Read on for some information about oculoplastic surgery and how it may be able to help you....  Read More

What is oculoplastic surgery?

Sunday, November 15th, 2020

The providers at Marion Eye Center and Optical have a wide range of services available for patients throughout the areas of Illinois and Missouri with 36 locations across the states. One of many services is that of oculoplastic surgery, or oculoplastics. This is a specialized area of ophthalmology that handles: Common eyelid disorders Orbits (bones...  Read More

What is oculoplastic surgery?

Friday, May 15th, 2020

At Marion Eye Center and Optical, we offer a wide range of services to patients who are concerned about their eye health or vision. Our team also includes several oculoplastic surgeons who are specialized ophthalmologists who have extensive training in reconstruction and plastic surgery of the periorbital and facial tissues. These professionals have the experience...  Read More

Understanding tear duct surgery

Sunday, December 15th, 2019

At Marion Eye Center and Optical, we provide a wide range of treatments and services, including oculoplastic surgeries. Oculoplastic surgeries focus on the eyes, and may include treatments such as tear duct surgery. What are the tear ducts? The tear ducts are a special system in the eye that provides for proper drainage of tears...  Read More

Am I at Risk of Developing Optic Neuropathy?

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

The optic nerve is the pathway between the eyes and the brain. The retina intakes information about what we see and translates it to the brain through the optic nerve. This includes the color, contract, and brightness of the world around us. However, when something goes wrong with the optic nerve, it can impact one’s...  Read More

Rejuvenating the Eyes with Surgery

Friday, September 15th, 2017

Oculoplastic surgery is a popular subspecialty for experienced ophthalmologists. This area of practice gives us the opportunity to help patients feel better about the appearance of their eyes. Eyelid surgery is also sometimes warranted for functional purposes. Due to genetic, lifestyle, and age-related factors, some people experience such severe hooding of the upper eyelids that...  Read More

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