Occuloplasty and Orbit

As name indicates occuloplasty or occuloplastic eye surgery includes a wide variety of surgical procedures that deal with the orbit, eyelids, tear ducts and face.

Indication of Occuloplasty Surgeries:

Ptosis- Drooping of upper eyelid Ectropion- Outward turning of eyelid
Entropion- Inward turning of eyelid Trichiasis-Misdirection eyelashes
Lid tumours and other masses Fracture and facial trauma Squint
Lagophthalmos and keratitis – Inability to close the eyes Dry eyes
Painful blind eye for socket reconstruction. Watery eyes
Cosmetic correction for   a) Drooping Eyebrows   b)Fleshy eyelids   c)Skin pigmentation
Indication for boutox injection Protruding eyes


Investigation
Hess Charting
Forced duction test
Autoperimetry




Occuloplasty and Orbit

Occuloplasty and Orbit