What is blepharoplasty?

Northbrook, IL men and women who are unhappy with the appearance of their eyes may need to speak to a facial plastic surgeon about certain procedures designed to address imperfections in this area. Eyelid surgery, also called blepharoplasty, is a common surgery that is used in treating:

  • Drooping upper eyelids
  • Puffy bags under the eyes
  • Sagging skin around the eye
  • Pockets of fatty tissues

Blepharoplasty is one of many facial procedures performed by our doctor. In fact, Dr. Daniel S. Tresley is a board certified ophthalmologist who is here to help adult patients address imperfections around the eye area.

Is blepharoplasty right for me?

During a consultation visit. Dr. Daniel S. Tresley will evaluate patients to decide if they are a good fit for this procedure. The initial appointment allows patients the opportunity to speak to a professional about the imperfections they have and the changes they want to make. Then, Dr. Daniel S. Tresley can determine if the blepharoplasty procedure is appropriate for their needs. In some instances, he may make a recommendation of nonsurgical solutions, including cosmetic injections. Many dermal fillers can be used in improving the skin and appearance surrounding the eyes. This can eliminate the need for surgery, and allow patients a more affordable and less invasive alternative.

What can I expect from recovery following blepharoplasty?

Patients should speak with their doctor about the aftercare following this surgical procedure. Many patients will find that the treatment does require some time off of work and social activities to properly heal and recover. With proper care of the eye area following surgery, patients can significantly reduce their risk of infection, which may require additional attention. Patients will find that the procedure provides noticeable, natural-looking results when performed by a skilled surgeon such as Dr. Daniel S. Tresley and his team!

Speak to Dr. Daniel S. Tresley during a consultation appointment today!

Call (847) 291-6900 to request a visit with Dr. Daniel S. Tresley of Northbrook, IL and discuss the advantages of eyelid surgery. Our board certified ophthalmologist is here to assist new and potential patients with aesthetic surgeries of the face.

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