Plastic Surgery Blog

The Role of Oculofacial Specialists in Managing Blepharospasm

Blepharospasm, a condition marked by involuntary eyelid spasms, can profoundly affect an individual’s quality of life. Understanding this complex disorder and finding effective treatments requires the specialized skills of oculofacial specialists.  Understanding Blepharospasm and its Treatment Blepharospasm is a neurological condition characterized by involuntary eyelid spasms. These uncontrollable contractions can significantly impact a patient’s daily […]

Recovery Tips for a Smooth Healing Journey After Cosmetic Oculofacial Surgery

Opting for cosmetic oculofacial surgery is a deeply personal choice. Its success depends on both the surgeon’s skill and your commitment to the recovery process. It is essential to closely follow the post-operative care instructions provided by your doctor. These instructions are designed to support you throughout your healing journey, help ensure the best possible […]

Oculofacial Plastic Surgery and Post-Operative Care

Beauty portrait of young woman moisturizing skin around eyes

Oculofacial plastic surgery collectively describes multiple cosmetic and reconstructive surgical procedures involving the eyes and the surrounding areas of the face. These are always rather intricate and complex treatments, so it’s critical that patients carefully follow their surgeon’s post-operative care guidelines. Only the Best at The best way for Detroit area patients to make sure […]

Latisse Eyelash Enhancer Serum – Does It Really Work?

With eyelash extensions on the rise, more and more people are becoming interested in achieving longer lashes. Unfortunately, lash extensions come with the risk of eyelash loss. Those who are looking for alternatives might have heard of Latisse Eyelash Enhancer, a way to regrow lashes naturally. Here’s a little guide on how Latisse works. What […]

Say Goodbye to Fine Lines with Laser Skin Resurfacing

Common signs of aging like fine lines and wrinkles can be sources of anxiety for a lot of patients. Fortunately, there are now treatments like laser skin resurfacing, which are rejuvenating solutions to help restore a patient’s youthful looks. This method can also be used to reduce the visibility of acne scars or other types […]

Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Oculoplastic surgeons, such as Dr. Handler and Dr. Pearce, play a crucial role in caring for patients with skin cancers. While about 1 in 5 people will develop some form of skin cancer in their lifetime, skin cancer of the eyelids can account for up to 10% of cases […]

Thyroid Eye Disease

What is Thyroid Eye Disease? Thyroid Eye Disease is a complex condition in which the immune system causes a variety of signs and symptoms. Although most patients with Thyroid Eye Disease have Graves Disease (hyperthyroidism), it is possible to have hypothyroidism, or even normal thyroid levels. The immune system becomes activated, inducing changes to the […]

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