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Basics of Thyroid Eye Disease

The thyroid gland is one of the most important endocrine glands in the human body. It contributes to regulating heart rate, body temperature, and blood pressure to keep our bodies functioning properly.
Oct 25th, 2022

Facial Resurfacing with CO2 Laser

Do you have skin damage from the sun that you don’t know how to treat and are fearful of what might happen if your skin becomes any more damaged? Or are you looking to treat wrinkles, scars, lines, hyperpigmentation, or birthmarks on your face
Aug 29th, 2022

Signs You Might Need a Blepharoplasty

Do you ever wake up to find yourself repeatedly looking tired after getting a good night's rest? Although the general assumption is that puffy eyes are a result of poor sleep, that is not always the case.
Aug 15th, 2022

Understanding Orbital Disorders

The orbital bones form the “walls” of the eye socket that protect the eye and vision. Despite being the most rigid part of the eye anatomy, the orbit can be affected by disorders that lead to significant complications and pain.
Aug 8th, 2022

Migraine Treatment with Botox

Do you get a lot of headaches? Would you say you have chronic migraines? Well, if tylenol, advil, and aspirin have made a hefty sum from you over the past couple of years, you might be eligible for Migraine Botox!
Jul 11th, 2022

The Importance of Wearing Sunscreen

The importance of sunscreen has been stressed since we were 3 feet tall. As children, our slightly overbearing mothers would not let us leave the house without a thick layer of sunscreen.
Jun 28th, 2022

Gender-Affirming Healthcare: How can Oculoplastic Surgeons help?

According to the Williams Institute, 1.4 million adults identify as transgender in the United States. In New York specifically, the transgender population is around 78,600; representing 0.41% of the population in New York State. Currently, there are 22...
Jun 13th, 2022

CO2 Laser: Benefits & Use

CO2 (carbon dioxide) laser resurfacing is a minimally invasive cosmetic treatment that can help rejuvenate and repair the skin, providing a more youthful appearance.
May 31st, 2022

When You Should Start Getting Botox and Why

The answer…in your late 20s and 30s. Sometimes called “preventative Botox”, it is most frequently used to smooth out fine lines and prevent the formation of deep, static wrinkles in the future.
May 12th, 2022

Droopy Eyelids Explained 

Droopy eyelids are common but choosing the proper treatment requires first identifying the type of droopy eyelid you have. The most common causes of a droopy eyelid are dermatochalasis and ptosis.
May 18th, 2021