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Rule Out Neurological Causes of Drooping Eyelids before Ptosis Correction…

Are my large eyelids, deep crease, and drooping normal? I am 35-years-old and very self-conscious about my eyes. I am pretty sure this is not a normal eye shape. Is there anything I…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.
How to Tell If Slightly Uneven, Drooping Eyelids are Actually Ptosis and…

What surgery would be performed for upper eyelid bilateral ptosis of the right eye? I have been told by several doctors on here following a picture I posted- saying I have upper eyelid…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.
How Congenital Ptosis (Drooping Eyelids Since Birth) Can Affect Visual…

Asian eye one big one small, is this ptosis, and what can be done? I am an Asian female teenager. My one eye is much smaller than the other. My bigger eye has a much better vision than…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.
Jessica Gimeno - Breaking Down Barriers in Asian-American Mental Health

- Our next presenter is Jessica, who is a health writer, convention speaker, lipstick lover, and fighter who lives with five chronic illnesses: bipolar disorder, polycystic ovarian…

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Traumatic Ptosis (Drooping Eyelid from Injury) can be Repaired by an Oculoplastic…

There is asymmetry in my upper eyelid. Any treatment would you recommend? This is post an injury in the childhood. As I age, the asymmetry is becoming more and more visible.In the morning…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.
Why Congenital Ptosis May Require More than One Ptosis Correction Surgery…

It is very clear that I had Ptosis at birth. I did not have surgery until I was around 4 or 5. What is the cost of this? I checked into having this surgery done a few years ago but…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.
How a Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis) May be Unnoticed When Younger, but More…

Thank you for your question! You’re 15-years-old and you submitted several photos and you’re asking a very straightforward question: why is your right eyelid lower than your left eyelid?…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.
How Eyelid Ptosis is Defined by Measuring the Eyelids in Relation to the…

Thank you for your question. You are 20 years old and you state in your question that you don’t like how your eyelids look and you are asking if you have ptosis. And you describe in…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.
How to Determine if Blepharoplasty or Ptosis Surgery is Needed for Asymmetrical…

Can a blepharoplasty be performed to correct asymmetrical eyelids? Info about me: I am Asian and 18 to 21 years of age. Both parents have the double-eyelid fold. My left eye does not…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.
Importance of Diagnosing Drooping Eyelid Cause before Undergoing Ptosis…

Is it normal for a 25 year old to have one droopy eyelid? My right eyelid is droopy and has been getting progressively worse. I'd say I noticed this 3 years ago and this is what…

By: Amiya Prasad, M.D.