Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology Series: Oculoplastic Surgery

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  • John Long, Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Whether you're in training or an established practitioner, Oculoplastic Surgery, a brand-new title in the Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology Series, is your go-to manual for expert guidance on how to master new procedures, improve outcomes, and learn the latest techniques faster. It features step-by-step details on how to perform a variety of oculoplastic surgical procedures, including upper eyelid blepharoplasty, lower eyelid blepharoplasty, ptosis repair, evisceration, and enucleation entropion and ectropion. And, a concise, templated format complements the commentary and procedures on the accompanying DVD.
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Book information

  • Published: June 2009
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-3286-1

Table of Contents

1. Entropion

2. Ectropion

3. Ptosis

a. Levator dehiscence

b. Mullerectomy

c. Levator resection

d. Fascia lata sling

4. Canalicular laceration

5. Upper blepharoplasty

6. Lower blepharoplasty

7. Tearing

a. Stints

b. DCR


8. Evisceration

9. Enucleation

10. Eyelid retraction

a. Upper eyelid

1. External

2. Transconjunctival

b. Lower eyelid

1. Alloderm

2. Hard palate graft

11. Trichiasis

a. Cryo

b. Anterior lamella excision

12. Mohs reconstruction

a. Direct closure

b. Sliding temporal flap

c. Skin graft

d. Cutler Beard

e. Hughes

13. Chalazion

14. Blow out fractures

15. Orbital Decompression

16. Floppy eyelid

17. Temporal artery biopsy

18. Orbital volume augmentation

19. Equipment