Plastic Pointers

Silent Sinus Syndrome: Look Past the Eye

How to detect and manage this rare condition, which can be associated with a range of symptoms.



Lid Laxity: Diagnosis And Management

Lax eyelid syndrome is linked to obstructive sleep apnea, so prompt diagnosis is crucial, says this physician.


Management of Thyroid Eye Disease

In the second installment of this two-part series on TED, an oculoplastics expert discusses the treatment options.


Thyroid Eye Disease: Its Causes and Diagnosis

In Part 1 of a two-part series on TED, an oculoplastics specialist explains the disease and its manifestations.

Managing Dacryoceles And Dacryocystitis

Exploring the origin of these troublesome cysts, as well as strategies for diagnosis and treatment.

Lacrimal Obstruction: What Now?

An in-depth review of the relevant anatomy and treatment strategies for lacrimal obstruction.

Options for Small- Incision Brow Lifts

In some patients, a traditional brow lift may not be necessary; a less-invasive option may yield the results they need.

A Practical Approach to Canalicular Lacerations

Many periocular injuries involve the canaliculi. Here’s how to assess the damage and successfully repair it.

Stem the Tide of Excessive Tearing

Expert tips for diagnosing and managing patients who present with epiphora.

Periocular Peels And Potions

A look at the chemical agents patients can use topically in an effort to fight the effects of aging.