An oculoplastic surgeon is a highly specialized physician who has been trained extensively on both ophthalmology and facial plastic surgery. Michael G. Neimkin, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist, and one of only a few hundred surgeons nationally to be accredited by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (ASOPRS). As an oculoplastic surgeon he is qualified and trained to treat medical and cosmetic conditions related to the face, particularly around the eyes, eyelids, forehead, eyebrows, and middle of the face. This training involves understanding in intimate details in facial regions around the eye.
When Should You Choose an Oculoplastic Surgeon?
Dr. Neimkin is sub-specialized as an oculoplastic surgeon. As medical and technological advances arise, people are able to achieve a higher standard of wellness. These very specialized physician, like Dr. Neimkin, know the latest research and technology in their highly-specific field.
When it comes to your eye health, prompt and expert care is required in order to prevent further deterioration or complications. Dr. Neimkin is known for offering expert eye care services to patients of all ages. He works hard to make his patients feel comfortable and informed about their treatment options.
Common Conditions That an Oculoplastic Surgeon Will Treat:
- Droopy Eyelids
- Eyelid Bags
- Eyelid Puffiness
- Dark circles Under the Eyes,
- Blocked Tear Ducts
- Graves Disease
- Eyelid Skin Cancer, Thyroid Eye Disease
- Abnormal Blinking
- Other Related Conditions
Common Surgeries Performed by an Oculoplastic Surgeon
- Ptosis Repair
- Entropion Repair
- Ectropion Repair
- Eyelid Skin Cancer Reconstruction
- Orbital biopsy
- Orbital Trauma and Fractures
- Orbital Tumor
- Eye Socket Reconstruction
- Revisional Eye Surgery
- Eyelid Lesions
- Tear duct Surgery
Oculoplastic Surgeon Also Performs Cosmetic Surgeries & Procedures
- Botox Injections
- Facial Fillers – Restylane, Juvederm
- CO2 Fractional Skin Resurfacing
- Brow and Forehead Lift
- Facial Fat Transfer