Neuro-ophthalmologists take care of visual problems that are related to the nervous system and brain, including:
Often neuro-ophthalmological disorders require surgical intervention to the orbits and eyelids.
Orbital and oculoplastic surgeons specialize in conditions that involve the upper face, eyelids, and orbit. Common conditions evaluated and corrected by orbital and oculoplastic surgeons include:
While sometimes eyelid surgery can be for cosmetic reasons, there are often functional benefits, such as improvement in your visual field while reading or driving.
By choosing a physician who has completed both a Neuro-ophthalmology and Oculoplastics fellowship, you are choosing a physician uniquely capable of evaluating and surgically treating when necessary.
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