En Nivaria Clinic We are specialists treating the structures surrounding the eye, applying aesthetic and functional treatments. If you have any type of problem in the eye area, do not hesitate to go to our ophthalmological clinic, we will advise you on the best treatment to correct and repair the function and aesthetics of the eye.
In our Clinic we provide different specialized treatments in oculoplasty:
- La blepharoplasty or plastic eyelid surgery. This surgery allows the removal of excess skin and fat from the upper and lower eyelids, thereby rejuvenating the face by greatly attenuating the unsightly bags and dark circles. The surgery aims to reposition or reduce the hypertrophied fatty component and strengthen the tissues of containment of the same, eliminating excess skin if there is one.
- Large-scale photography treatment entropion. Entropion is the interference of the lower eyelid and its eyelashes with the eyeball, when incurred inward, causing irritation, excessive tear production and loss of vision. There is the possibility of temporary treatment by injected medications (botulinum toxin), but the most effective and definitive correction is surgery. The operation is performed under local anesthesia by tensing the eyelid of the eye and modifying the eyelid musculature.
- Large-scale photography treatment ectropion. It occurs contrary to entropion, the eyelid is incurred outward but manifests with similar consequences: continuous tearing or irritation. The most effective and definitive correction is surgery. In the same way as in the entropion treatment, in this case local anesthesia is applied and the eyelid is tightened for correction with slight local modifications.
- Surgery ptosis. It refers to the drooping of the eyelids due to functional causes (alteration of the lifting muscles) and may also be due to general diseases with ocular manifestations such as diabetes or myasthenia, among others. hindering in many cases the correct vision or aesthetic appearance. The intervention in this case is carried out to strengthen the musculature and its tendons, leaving the scar hidden in the palpebral fold.
What are the benefits of oculoplastic surgery?
The benefits of oculoplastic surgery are focused on solving pathological problems and at the same time solving aesthetic defects such as facial rejuvenation or the appearance of the eyes.
Why does the eyelid droop occur?
The cause of droopy eyelids, or ptosis, is usually congenital and can also be due to general diseases with ocular manifestations such as diabetes, myasthenia, among others. It usually arises due to a dysfunction of the elevator muscle, due to degenerative or congenital causes.