Eyelid Lift Coeur D Alene ID

Eyelid lifts, or blepharoplasties, are used to make a person's face appear younger and to get rid of "droopy" eyelids. Surgical modifications performed by plastic surgeons in Coeur D Alene consist of the removal and repositioning of excess skin and fat tissue around the eyelid.

Dr.Peter Jones
(208) 664-9784
2121 West Ironwood Center Drive
Coeur D Alene, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1975
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Hospital: Kootenai Med Ctr, Coeur D Alene, Id
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Michael G Christensen, MD
(208) 667-8899
2271 W Ironwood Center Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1966

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Dr.Mark Owsley
(208) 777-7830
750 N Syringa St # 204
Post Falls, ID
Gender
M
Speciality
Cosmetic / Plastic Surgeon
General Information
Hospital: Northwest Specialty
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.1, out of 5 based on 9, reviews.

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Frederick Mark Owsley, MD
(208) 777-7830
Suite 204 750 North Suringa Street
Post Falls, ID
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1986

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Melanie Sue Lang, MD
(509) 926-7106
Veradale, WA
Specialties
Facial Plastic Surgery
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Valley Hosp & Med Ctr, Spokane Vly, Wa

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Peter Christopher Jones, MD
(208) 664-9784
2121 W Ironwood Center Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90024
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Kootenai Med Ctr, Coeur D Alene, Id
Group Practice: Coeur D'Alene Hand Ctr

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Daniel R Cullum, MD
(208) 667-5565
1859 N Lakewood Dr Ste 100
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Patrick James Mullen, MD
(208) 777-7830
750 N Syringa St Ste 204
Post Falls, ID
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ Coll Of Human Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 1995

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Melanie S Lang, MD, DDS
(509) 926-7106
4017 S Best Ct
Veradale, WA
Specialties
Plastic Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Peter Jones
(208) 664-9784
2121 Ironwood Center Drive
Coeur D' Alene, ID
 
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Eyelid Lift

Do you have a medicine cabinet chuck full of the creams and lotions, hot packs, with various brand names and none of them really worked for you to get rid of those dark circles and bags under your eyes? Do you have eyelids that have just gotten out of control, there is so much excess skin that it affects your sight? If you said yes, maybe it's time for blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery might give you the results that you hope for.

Causes

Over the course of your lifetime, the skin on your upper eyelid gets bigger and tends to hang down because of gravity. Every time that you bat an eyelid it causes the elastic fibers in the skin and the muscle fibers of your eyelid to expand. The stretching will ultimately form a hood over the eyelid that can alter your facial appearance. Women become aware of this development more than men because they apply makeup to their upper lids. Other causes for this over abundance of skin are heredity, allergies, and sometime if there is an excessive amount of swelling during pregnancy it can cause your upper eyelids to have an excess of skin.

If you are experiencing swollen or saggy lower eyelids you probably already know that this can make you look much older than you really are. This trouble occurs when the membrane under the lid becomes weaker with age, allowing the fatty protective tissue around the eye to bulge forward. This pressure on the skin and muscles of the lower eyelid stretches them and that when you become aware of the puffiness or bags under your eyes. This can be caused by heredity and has been known to start in people as early as 10 years of age.

The fatty tissue can also hold water that will make your eyelids puffy in the morning when you wake up. Over the course of the day the fluid drains, but this added pressure only intensifies what aging has already begun. So you can see why surgery is necessary and why creams and lotions are not going to assist you in this area in any way. You need to treat the root of the problem and have eyelid surgery or and eyelid lift .

Eyelid Lift

In this procedure excess skin, muscle and fatty tissue that has accumulated are removed from the upper eyelids through an incision that is hidden in the natural creases above the eyelids. Even without makeup, the scars are very difficult to see.

For the lower lids, fatty tissue is removed by means of a transconjunctival process which simply means that the surgery is performed through the inside part of your eyelid so there won't be a visible scar associated with this procedure either. If you have excessive skin or muscle folds below your eye, it may be necessary for an incision to be made just below the base of your lashes. The fine scar is barely visible once the incision heals.

This cosmetic eyelid surgery is performed under local anesthesia and sometimes with light sedation. You will need someone to drive you home after the procedure. Bruising and swelling are normal after surgery and may take about a week to become less noticeable.

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