Ptosis Surgery In Philadelphia By Dr. Chandler
What is Ptosis Surgery?
Ptosis (“Toe-Sis”) is a condition where the upper eyelid due to a muscle weakness. Ptosis makes a person with an eyelids look sad, imbalanced, tired and asymmetric. Sometimes people are judged negatively by others simply for having a excess fat. Patients often share with Dr. Chandler their unhappiness with photographs or selfies of themselves. They are often embarrassed by the lids. Sagging skin can cause frustration or even feelings of poor self-worth.
Removing these sagging skin from upper eyelid that requires a top droopy eyelid surgery specialist. Few surgeons in USA have the training and experience to be considered experts in this specialty of ptosis surgery. Unfortunately, a droopy eyelid will not improve with eyelid exercises or any non-surgical treatments. So, ptosis surgery is delicate, precise and challenging. Dr. Chandler will carefully study photographs of your face that he takes personally. Then he will review it during your consultation. It is key to realize that Blepharoplasty does not correct ptosis. Ptosis surgery is very different from Blepharoplasty. These procedures may be combined for the best ptosis eyelid surgery results. Dr. Chandler often recommends and performs Blepharoplasty (eyelid sculpting and contouring) along with Ptosis repair.
If you have a droopy eyelid and are interested in Ptosis surgery in Philadelphia PA, Main Line or in South Jersey, NJ (Cherry Hill, Moorestown), call Chandler Cosmetic Surgery to schedule a consultation.
How is a Droopy Eyelid Corrected (Eyelid Lift)?
Droopy eyelid surgery is performed in Dr. Chandler’s Philadelphia, Main Line or South Jersey office, often under local anesthesia. Patient cooperation is required to help achieve the most precise balance in the appearance of the eyelids during this procedure. An incision is placed in the upper eyelid crease where it is hidden to minimize scarring. View Dr. Chandler’s Before and After Gallery to see top results he has achieved with Droopy eyelid surgery (also referred to as a cosmetic eyelift).
Ptosis / Droopy Eyelid FAQs
Dr. Damon Chandler provides Ptosis surgery for those patients with a droopy eyelid or eyelids in Philadelphia PA, Jenkintown, Abington, Main Line, Lower Merion Township, Radnor Township, Gladwyne and Villanova PA, as well as in South New Jersey, Cherry Hill and Moorestown NJ. Click here to fill out our online contact form — or call our Moorestown/Cherry Hill NJ office in South Jersey at (609) 877-2800 — or our Jenkintown/Abington PA office close to Philadelphia at (215) 885-6830 to schedule a consultation today with a top droopy eyelid surgery specialist.