Oculoplastic Surgery

Eyelid/Soft Tissue Surgery

Postoperative Eyelid Symmetry (N = 841)


Postoperative eyelid symmetry was excellent in 86% of cases and good in the remaining 14% of the 841 patients who returned for a follow-up visit. Excellent and good eyelid symmetries were defined by a marginal reflex distance within 0.5 mm and 1.0 mm of the desired position, respectively.

Eyelid/Soft Tissue Surgery: Postoperative Complications (N = 841)


Complications following eyelid/soft tissue surgery were low among the 841 patients who came back for a follow-up visit, with 1 patient experiencing worsened dry eye (0.1%). Most patients (99.9 %) had no complications.