Surgical and Therapeutic

Nethradhama Superspeciality Eye Hospital has a special discipline in ophthalmology that deals with plastic and reconstructive surgery of the periorbital and facial tissues which include the eyelids, orbit and lacrimal system. Our scope of service includes management of abnormal eyelid position (entropion, ptosis ), removal of eyelid tumors, lid reconstruction, lacrimal surgery, medical and surgical management of thyroid eye disease, orbitotomy ,repair of orbital fractures as well as rehabilitation of anophthalmic socket with orbital implants.

The expanding and extended scope of ophthalmic plastic surgery will no longer be limited to lid surgery only. An ophthalmic plastic surgeon has to deal with periorbital and facial reconstruction aesthetically because of the principles in anatomical lid/face continuum. Aesthetic services provided are Cosmetic enhancement of age related changes in facial skin (sagging lid skin, orbital fat prolapse, brow ptosis, wrinkles) to a more youthful appearance by a wide variety of cosmetic and functional surgical intervention (Blepharoplasty, brow lift, botox injections).

Facilities available in Oculoplasty Service are

  • Surgical and therapeutic
  • Well equipped ophthalmic plastic suites
  • Radio Frequency Surgical unit
  • Mechanized orbitotomy equipment
  • Endoscopy for transnasal procedures
  • Custom made ocular and facial prosthesis
  • Eyelid and Eyebrow
  • Ptosis correction
  • Entropion and Ectropion correction
  • Eyelid tumor removal and reconstruction
  • Eyelid trauma repair
  • Blepharoplasty and Brow lift
  • Botox injections
  • Lacrimal system
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy, external and endoscopic endonasal
  • Management of congenital dacryocystitis
  • Repair of Lacrimal canalicular laceration
  • Socket
  • Enucleation with orbital mplant

  • Cosmetic evisceration with orbital implant
  • Socket reconstruction
  • Custom made artificial eye and facial prosthesis