Oculofacial Plastic Surgery
Plastic surgeons at Wake Forest Baptist Health Eye Center
help restore the appearance and function of patients’ eyes with a variety of
reconstructive and cosmetic specialty eye care procedures.
Whether caused by injury, disease or natural aging, changes
in or around the eye are best cared for by trained ophthalmologists, who
understand eye function as well as eye appearance.
Wake Forest Baptist Health
Eye Center ophthalmologists can help relieve pain and correct damage, vision
loss and disfigurement caused by eyelid problems, orbital fractures, orbital
tumors, tear duct abnormalities and other conditions.
Even for elective procedures, such as BOTOX® injections and
brow lifts, Wake Forest Baptist Health Eye Center ophthalmologists have the
training and experience to ensure patients’ eyes and adjacent areas are
protected while being enhanced. They provide personalized care for children and adults. And
they coordinate treatment, as needed, with specialists in Neurosurgery,
Otolaryngology and other areas of Wake Forest Baptist Health.
Our specialists also help fix adverse effects of other
surgeries in and around the eye — even complications from previous cosmetic
Reconstructive Services at Wake Forest Baptist Health Eye
Reconstructive treatments help correct eye form and function
lost due to disease or injury, including:
- Bell’s palsy
- Dermatochalasis (excess skin on the eyelids)
- Graves’ disease (thyroid eye disease)
- Orbital fractures
- Orbital tumors
- Ptosis (droopy eyelids)
- Skin cancer
- Tear duct blockage
In addition, our oculofacial plastic surgeons can perform
enucleation or evisceration for patients who need an eyeball removed and
replaced with an implant.
Cosmetic Services at Wake Forest Baptist Health Eye Center
Cosmetic procedures for brows and eyelids can help patients
look more youthful. Some of the many services offered by our oculofacial
plastic surgeons are:
- Brow lift
- Eyelid surgery, including revisional surgery to correct
previous cosmetic procedures
- Fat injection
- LATISSE™ eyelash growth
Request an appointment online or call 888-716-WAKE.
View our list of specialty eye care treatments.