An overactive or underactive thyroid can have a variety of detrimental effects on the body. Thyroid eye disease is a condition that occurs secondary to general thyroid disorder in which the inflammatory response of the immune system affects the soft tissues in the eye socket. This inflammation usually occurs in both eyes, though not necessarily […]
People undergo eyelid surgery for several different reasons. We commonly hear about the cosmetic benefits of eyelid rejuvenation on the upper or lower eyelids. While blepharoplasty is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures, eyelid surgery may also be necessary for functional reasons, such as to reduce symptoms related to an inward- or outward-turned eyelid.