Eye Plastics & Ocular Reconstruction

The Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery Service specializes in the evaluation and management of abnormalities affecting the eyelids, orbital tissues, and the tear drainage system.

Patients are seen on a referral basis for diagnosis and treatment of a variety of problems including:

  • thyroid eye disease
  • tear duct obstruction and infection
  • eyelid, orbital, and lacrimal trauma
  • eyelid malpositions
  • tumors affecting the eyelids and orbit

The Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery Service utilizes the state-of-the-art diagnostic facilities of the Tufts Medical Center including the ultrasound, CT Scan and MRI facilities of the Radiology Department and the Clinical Pathology Laboratory. Members of the Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery Service work closely with members of other services at the New England Eye Center, as well as with members of other clinical departments at the Floating Hospital for Children and the Tufts Medical Center.