Techniques in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437700084, 9781455751327

Techniques in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery

1st Edition

A Personal Tutorial

Author: Jeffrey Nerad
eBook ISBN: 9781455751327
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 11th November 2009
Page Count: 512

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Techniques in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery is a richly illustrated, step-by-step guide to oculoplastic surgery, covering everything from the basics to the most recent advances. Jeffrey A. Nerad, MD provides a personal tutorial approach detailing both procedural and management aspects of practice. Includes the latest in cosmetic procedures and detailed photographs and surgical line drawings—most of which are in full color. This is the essential text for those learning oculoplastic surgery and will bring even the most experienced practitioner up to date with current practice and procedures. Develop a strong foundation in this complex field and apply surgical techniques to frequently encountered abnormalities and aesthetic facial enhancement. Keep this outstanding text close by for a fast, practical, and authoritative reference.

Key Features

  • Features more than 760 illustrations—over 700 in full color—from pre- and post-operative photographs to step-by-step surgical line drawings, that provide you with a nuanced visual understanding.
  • Presents an expert’s perspective on the most frequently performed oculoplastic surgical procedures for authoritative and trusted guidance.
  • Provides the indications for the use of each procedure along with advice on the management of complications so you have a structured resource with both procedural and management information.
  • Devotes an entire chapter to aesthetic surgery of the face providing extensive coverage of this important and rapidly developing area in oculoplastic surgery.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. The Art of the Surgical Technique

Chapter 2. Clinical Anatomy

Chapter 3. Diagnosis and Treatment of Ectropion

Chapter 4. Diagnosis and Treatment of Entropion

Chapter 5. Diagnosis and Management of Misdirected Eyelashes

Chapter 6. Involutional Periorbital Changes: Dermatochalasis and Brow Ptosis

Chapter 7. Aesthetic Surgery of the Face

Chapter 8. Evaluation and Treatment of the Patient with Ptosis

Chapter 9. Abnormal Movements of the Face

Chapter 10. Diagnosis and Management of the Patient with Tearing

Chapter 11. Diagnosis of Malignant and Benign Lid Lesions Made Easy

Chapter 12. Eyelid Reconstruction

Chapter 13. Eyelid and Orbital Trauma

Chapter 14. The Diagnostic Approach to the Patient with Proptosis

Chapter 15. Surgical Approaches to the Orbit

Chapter 16. Enucleation, Evisceration, and Exenteration: The Care of the Eye Socket



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About the Author

Jeffrey Nerad

Affiliations and Expertise

Partner, Cincinnati Eye Institute; Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio