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Orbital Decompression can Restore Confidence and Comfort

Unusual bulging of the eyes is one of the common side effects of thyroid eye disease. Formally referred to as proptosis or exophthalmos, this issue presents functional and cosmetic problems that can severely affect a person’s sense of confidence. In our St. Louis practice, proptosis is handled carefully, beginning with a thorough examination and health […]


Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery St. Louis, MO

We Know How to Fix What Ails You

Facial aging can cause quite a bit of frustration. In recent years, scientific research has done an excellent job of helping us understand the various places in which the signs of aging originate. Research findings have been an excellent resource for medical device companies and cosmetic surgeons. For example, because we understand that jowls form […]


Eyelid Surgery St. Louis, MO

Eyelid Surgery Recovery

At Ophthalmic Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery Inc., our experienced team addresses functional and cosmetic eye concerns with personal attention. Many people choose to have eyelid surgery such as blepharoplasty to improve their appearance. In some cases, eyelid surgery is performed to correct a functional issue, such as ptosis, or to repair damaged tissue after an […]


Blepharospasm St. Louis, MO

What Causes Persistent Eyelid Twitching?

A twitching eyelid can be an annoying problem to live with. The more it happens, the more twitching inhibits your quality of life. There is no clear evidence about what causes this condition we refer to as blepharospasm. What doctors have been able to discover is that specific triggers may provoke involuntary twitching that lasts […]


Chemical Peels St. Louis, MO

Is a Chemical Peel Your Skins New BFF?

The skin has a constant need for attention, which is why it is necessary for us to create meaningful and lasting relationships with various habits, techniques, products, and treatments. Daily habits like wearing sunscreen have an impact on skin aging, but this isn’t enough. It is crucial to go above and beyond to maximize the […]


Facelift St. Louis, MO

Can You Improve the Longevity of a Facelift?

The face changes in many ways as the body ages. The sun exposure that occurred in childhood may show up later as brown spots. Collagen depletion leads to wrinkles. Volume loss can cause hollowness at the temples, under the eyes, and in the mid-face. While we’ve now got several nonsurgical remedies for age-related cosmetic concerns, […]


Dermal fillers St. Louis, MO

Undereye Hollows: The Problem We Don’t Talk About

We tend to be very open about the concerns that we have about dark circles and undereye bags. However, many people are also plagued with a tired appearance because the area under their eyes looks hollow. Just as topical products do very little to reduce puffiness and fine lines beneath the eyes, they are also […]


Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery St. Louis, MO

Eyelid Surgery: Let’s Talk Expectations

At Ophthalmic Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery Inc. in St. Louis, we prioritize individual treatment through which each patient’s functional and cosmetic concerns receives our full attention. Eyelid surgery is often regarded as a technique aimed at rejuvenating the face. However, there are practical and restorative reasons for eyelid surgery as well. In our practice, we […]


Blepharospasm St. Louis, MO

Botox Isn’t Just for Beauty: A Look at Blepharospasm Treatment

Many people experience the occasional twitchy eyelid. The problem can be aggravating but rarely disrupts one’s ability to perform tasks. Except in the instance of blepharospasm or hemifacial spasm. We can link these disorders to a glitch in the neurological system that causes uncontrollable twitching and blinking. In the case of hemifacial spasm, the lower […]


Cosmetic Surgery St. Louis, MO

Why the Eyes Age

Aging can change the face in a number of ways. Initially, most people notice the signs of aging around their eyes before other parts of the face. Overall, even these changes may relate to the loss of volume and descent of muscular tissue in the midface. Because the skin around the eyes is so delicate, […]


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