Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery

Oculoplastic surgeons are ophthalmologists who specialise in plastic and reconstructive surgery of the periorbital and facial tissues including the eyelids, eyebrows, forehead, cheeks, orbit (bony cavity around the eye), and lacrimal (tear) system.   Dr Eugene Hollenbach is trained to do a variety of eyelid and facial surgery for adults and children.

We can perform plastic, reconstructive, and cosmetic procedures in the following categories:

Reconstructive & Functional Oculoplastics

  • Ptosis (droopy eyelids)
  • Eyelid Malposition (eyelids “turn in or out”)
  • Eyelid Reconstruction (after cancer or trauma)
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Facial Nerve Weakness (Bell’s Palsy)

Orbital Oncology & Surgery

  • Orbital (Eye Socket) Tumors
  • Thyroid Decompression
  • Evisceration & Enucleation (removing blind painful eyes)
  • Eye Socket Reconstruction
  • Orbital Trauma & Fractures

Tear Duct (Lacrimal) Surgery

  • Dry eye
  • Watery eye

Periocular Skin Cancer

  • Eyelid restoration

Cosmetic Oculoplastics (performed by Preface Cosmetic)

  • Blepharoplasty – Upper & Lower Eyelids
  • Asian Double Eyelid Surgery
  • Forehead & Brow Lift – Forehead/Brow lift (endoscopic, external, and internal)
  • Cosmetic Ptosis (droopy lids)

Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures (performed by Preface Cosmetic)

  • Dermal Fillers (eg Juvederm, Restalyne & Belotero)
  • Neuromodulation (eg Botox, Xeomin)
  • Fat Grafting/Transfer
  • Lip Augmentation
  • Latisse (eyelash growth stimulation)

For more information visit Australian and New Zealand Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeons (ANZSOPS)