Eyelid drooping is a condition that can result in sagging skin of the eyelid that may even obstruct one’s vision. This droopy eyelid is often caused by the levator muscle that may reduce and limit control. This condition is often seen in Asian patients but can occur to anyone, especially aging individuals who are experiencing extreme skin laxity on the face. Dr. Edmund Kwan, MD is a plastic surgeon in the NYC area who can help these patients with drooping eyelid surgery.
Eyelid ptosis can be surgically improved in just one procedure. During this treatment, Dr. Edmund Kwan, MD will tighten the levator muscle that can greatly improve eyelid ptosis on its own. When necessary, he can also remove extra skin from the area to help tighten up the eyes and reduce the tired, aging appearance. He can also recreate an upper eyelid crease to ensure beautiful, natural-looking results. Most anyone can deal with eyelid ptosis, though the condition is often seen in Asian patients due to their ethnic characteristics.
Eyelid ptosis is just one of many facial surgeries available through the practice of Dr. Edmund Kwan, MD. Patients who want to rejuvenate their appearance are welcome to speak with him about the various solutions available. Facial contouring and reconstructive procedures are often desired by patients who are fighting the signs of aging and who want to maintain a youthful, beautiful appearance while addressing imperfections that may be bothersome. Our facility has some of the most advanced plastic and reconstructive surgery options available in the NYC community and surrounding area.
If you live in the NYC area and have considered surgical intervention to address drooping eyelids, contact Dr. Edmund Kwan, MD to book a consultation appointment. He can evaluate the skin and discuss solutions for patients based on their individual needs and desires. He understands that there is no “one size fits all” treatment for everyone and works closely with individuals to educate them on their condition and assist them in finding an affordable, effective solution through his practice. Call today to schedule your visit with Dr. Edmund Kwan, MD and his team of professionals.