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Aug 12

Every ethnicity has specific characteristics in the facial elements. For Asian patients, many individuals do not have a natural fold in the upper eyelid or a “double eyelid.” To enhance one’s facial appearance, Asian individuals may choose to undergo plastic surgery to create this fold. Asian eyelid surgery is just one of many procedures performed […]

Dec 12

Manhattan, New York area patients who are Asian may have specific concerns regarding the appearance of their eyes. Visiting a plastic surgery office to discuss ways to treat these issues is the first step in learning more about cosmetic procedures aimed to help patients address the lack of a natural fold. Asian eye surgery Approximately […]

Dec 08

Eyelid surgery is a common request among Asian patients. Western and Asian eyes are very different, which means that traditional eyelid surgeries do not work for the Asian population. Many Asian eyelids do not have the natural fold just above the eyelashes that Western eyes have. The absence of this fold means there is no […]

Jul 26

Patients who live in the New York City and New Jersey areas have a number of choices when it comes to plastic and reconstructive surgery. However, patients who are considering an experienced plastic surgeon with expertise in Asian ethnicities should consider visiting Dr. Edmund Kwan. His practice is focused on providing solutions for patients who […]

Jul 26

Dr. Edmund Kwan is an experienced facial plastic surgeon serving patients in and around the areas of New York City and New Jersey and offers a wide range of cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries to enhance one’s natural appearance. Addressing imperfections of the face is one reason patients in the area may consider visiting with Dr. […]

Jul 26

They say that the eyes are the window to the soul, and patients in the NY area who are unhappy with the appearance of their eyes may want to speak to a plastic surgeon specialist about the options available to them in reconstructing the appearance of their eyelids. This is very common in Asian patients […]

Jul 26

Most non-Asians do not know what an eyelid fold really is. It is the fold that appears above the eyelash, between the eyelash and the eyebrow. So when the patient opens his or her eye, a little fold appears. That fold is from a crease, with skin somewhat hanging over, just like when you open […]

Jul 26

A commonly performed procedure with Dr. Edmund Kwan is that of eyelid fold surgery. Dr. Kwan has over 15 years of experience in providing quality plastic and reconstructive surgery for patients of Asian ethnicity. Many of these patients deal with bulky eyelids and large folds that can hinder their appearance. This can make Asian patients […]

Jul 26

Asian eyelid surgery has received rave reviews from patients in the NYC area who have undergone the procedure with Dr. Edmund Kwan, MD. His practice focuses on providing patients with a myriad of procedures, which are used to improve and enhance the natural appearance of the face and body, and believes that patients of Asian […]