Ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgeons at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) perform all types of corrective and cosmetic surgery to the eyelids, eyebrow and forehead, tear duct system, orbital trauma and congenital problems in adults and children. Systemic illnesses including thyroid disease and lymphoproliferative disorders that may affect the orbit (eye socket) are also treated. NYEE ophthalmic plastic surgeons and otolaryngology team members work closely together in cases where surgery might involve the nearby sinuses.
Procedures performed include nasolacrimal duct probing and intubation, dacryocystorhinostomy, repair of entropion, ectropion and eyelid laceration, enucleation, evisceration, and ptosis repair.
- Graves' disease
- orbital fracture
- nasolacrimal duct malpositions
- periorbital and eyelid neoplasms
- entropion and ectropion