Duration of Treatmentusually takes 1.5 to 3 hours.

Days of Stayusually 1 to 2 days at the hospital and 5 days outside the hospital.

AnesthesiaGeneral anaesthesia or Local sedation

CostOn Request

What is Eyelid Surgery?

Eyelid surgery also called Blepharoplasty is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgical procedures used to correct upper eyelids, lower eyelids, or both for aesthetically modifying the eye region of the face. To remove excess tissues, skin and adipocyte fat region around the eyes.

Eyelid surgery helps:

  • Eyelid surgery helps to remove Upper eyelid excess fatty deposits.
  • Eyelid surgery helps to lose or (sagging skin) folds of the upper eyelid.
  • Eyelid surgery helps to correct Bags under the eyes.
  • Eyelid surgery helps to correct the droopiness lower eyelid.
  • Eyelid surgery helps to remove excess skin and wrinkles of the lower eyelid.

 

Eyelid surgery symptoms include:

  • Baggy or droopy upper eyelids
  • Eyelids look heavy and saggy 
  • Excess skin of the upper eyelids
  • Excess skin on the lower eyelids
  • Bags under your eyes
  • Blinking eyes frequently

 

Risks of eyelid surgery include:

  • Dry  eyes
  • Difficulty to close eyes Noticeable scarring
  • Injury to eye muscles
  • Infection and bleeding chances
  • Loss of eyesight
  • Skin discolouration
  • Temporarily blurred vision
  • The patient might be required to go for PSC ( Pre-surgery check-up )  to do some blood test, ECG and ECH for Cardiac check-up and urine tests to know he /she is fit for surgery or not.
  • Before the operation, you’ll be asked to sign a consent form, which gives the cosmetic surgeon permission to carry out the treatment.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the patient may be taking.
  • The patient is admitted to the hospital on same days before the procedures and advised to remain empty stomach/Fasting.
  • Thinners medicines have to stop before ten days of surgery.

Before surgery, the surgeon and anaesthesia doctors will guide you about the benefits and risk factor of eyelid surgery.

Step 1 – Anesthesia:  Eyelid surgery takes 1 to 3 hours by giving general anaesthesia or local anaesthesia.

Step 2 – The incision

  • The cosmetic surgeon will start first surgery from your upper eyelids.
  • And make an incision within the natural lines of the eyelid to removes excess skin, muscle, fats and tightening of muscles. 
  • For lower eyelids the surgeon will use different t techniques, they will make a small incision inside the lower eyelid to hide the scars and to remove fats.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions: The surgeon will flap the skin with the help of Sutures, skin adhesives, tapes or clips close the skin incisions.  

  • The patient needs to keep ice pack over the eyes for 48 hours after surgery to minimize swelling.
  • Needs to avoid direct sun exposure, lamp light or tanning beds for few weeks after surgery.
  • Needs to avoid rolling onto your face while sleeping and sleep on your backside for the first two weeks after surgery.
  • Needs to avoid heavy and lifting two to three weeks.
  • Swelling might be increased in the first three to four days before subsiding.
  • Discolouration should resolve after the first two weeks

 

   

 

The eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) success rates vary from patient to patient and also depending on the cosmetic surgeon’s experience.  After the eyelid surgery, most of the patients got dramatic and pleasing results in their appearance and look younger.

 

 

  • Are you a board-certified cosmetic surgeon?
  • How many years’ experience of you has in this field?
  • How many surgeries are you doing every day?
  • Am I a good patient for you to this procedure?
  • Let me know success rates and how long time will take for recovery?
  • What are the risk factors for my treatment?
  • What treatment plan do you recommend and Why?
  • What are my options if I am not satisfied with the outcome of my treatment surgery?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of eyelid surgery?
  • What are the costs involved with this type of eyelid surgery?
  • How long I have to stay in the hospital and outside the hospital?
  • What are risk factors for this type of surgery?
  • How long will it take to recover?
  • When can I go for normal activities, including exercise?
  • Do I have stitches, staples, and/or bandages?
  • Do I have a scar or other permanent effects from the surgery?
  • What type of results can I expect?
  • Do I need to go another surgery in the future?
  • Do I need any follow-up appointments or tests after my surgery?

 

 

 

 

 

 

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EYELID SURGERY

Duration of Treatmentusually takes 1.5 to 3 hours.

Days of Stayusually 1 to 2 days at the hospital and 5 days outside the hospital.

AnesthesiaGeneral anaesthesia or Local sedation

CostOn Request

What is Eyelid Surgery?

Eyelid surgery also called Blepharoplasty is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgical procedures used to correct upper eyelids, lower eyelids, or both for aesthetically modifying the eye region of the face. To remove excess tissues, skin and adipocyte fat region around the eyes.

Eyelid surgery helps:

  • Eyelid surgery helps to remove Upper eyelid excess fatty deposits.
  • Eyelid surgery helps to lose or (sagging skin) folds of the upper eyelid.
  • Eyelid surgery helps to correct Bags under the eyes.
  • Eyelid surgery helps to correct the droopiness lower eyelid.
  • Eyelid surgery helps to remove excess skin and wrinkles of the lower eyelid.

 

symptoms

Eyelid surgery symptoms include:

  • Baggy or droopy upper eyelids
  • Eyelids look heavy and saggy 
  • Excess skin of the upper eyelids
  • Excess skin on the lower eyelids
  • Bags under your eyes
  • Blinking eyes frequently

 

risk factors

Risks of eyelid surgery include:

  • Dry  eyes
  • Difficulty to close eyes Noticeable scarring
  • Injury to eye muscles
  • Infection and bleeding chances
  • Loss of eyesight
  • Skin discolouration
  • Temporarily blurred vision

preparation

  • The patient might be required to go for PSC ( Pre-surgery check-up )  to do some blood test, ECG and ECH for Cardiac check-up and urine tests to know he /she is fit for surgery or not.
  • Before the operation, you’ll be asked to sign a consent form, which gives the cosmetic surgeon permission to carry out the treatment.
  • The doctor should be informed about any medication that the patient may be taking.
  • The patient is admitted to the hospital on same days before the procedures and advised to remain empty stomach/Fasting.
  • Thinners medicines have to stop before ten days of surgery.

procedure

Before surgery, the surgeon and anaesthesia doctors will guide you about the benefits and risk factor of eyelid surgery.

Step 1 – Anesthesia:  Eyelid surgery takes 1 to 3 hours by giving general anaesthesia or local anaesthesia.

Step 2 – The incision

  • The cosmetic surgeon will start first surgery from your upper eyelids.
  • And make an incision within the natural lines of the eyelid to removes excess skin, muscle, fats and tightening of muscles. 
  • For lower eyelids the surgeon will use different t techniques, they will make a small incision inside the lower eyelid to hide the scars and to remove fats.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions: The surgeon will flap the skin with the help of Sutures, skin adhesives, tapes or clips close the skin incisions.  

post procedure

  • The patient needs to keep ice pack over the eyes for 48 hours after surgery to minimize swelling.
  • Needs to avoid direct sun exposure, lamp light or tanning beds for few weeks after surgery.
  • Needs to avoid rolling onto your face while sleeping and sleep on your backside for the first two weeks after surgery.
  • Needs to avoid heavy and lifting two to three weeks.
  • Swelling might be increased in the first three to four days before subsiding.
  • Discolouration should resolve after the first two weeks

 

   

 

success rate

The eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) success rates vary from patient to patient and also depending on the cosmetic surgeon’s experience.  After the eyelid surgery, most of the patients got dramatic and pleasing results in their appearance and look younger.

 

 

faqs from doctor

  • Are you a board-certified cosmetic surgeon?
  • How many years’ experience of you has in this field?
  • How many surgeries are you doing every day?
  • Am I a good patient for you to this procedure?
  • Let me know success rates and how long time will take for recovery?
  • What are the risk factors for my treatment?
  • What treatment plan do you recommend and Why?
  • What are my options if I am not satisfied with the outcome of my treatment surgery?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages of eyelid surgery?
  • What are the costs involved with this type of eyelid surgery?
  • How long I have to stay in the hospital and outside the hospital?
  • What are risk factors for this type of surgery?
  • How long will it take to recover?
  • When can I go for normal activities, including exercise?
  • Do I have stitches, staples, and/or bandages?
  • Do I have a scar or other permanent effects from the surgery?
  • What type of results can I expect?
  • Do I need to go another surgery in the future?
  • Do I need any follow-up appointments or tests after my surgery?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Top Doctors

Top Hospitals

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