The Benefits of Pediatric Oculoplastic Surgery

Children can suffer from all of the oculoplastic (eyelid, orbit, lacrimal) pathologies that happen in adults, along with congenital birth defects. Tearing Congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction is the most common cause of tearing in babies and young children. In fact, about 5% of all infants are born with blocked tear drainage ducts. Fortunately, far majority…

Finding a Solution to Your Dry Eyes

One of the most common complaints when it comes to the eyes is dryness and irritation. Many people, regardless of the situation, suffer from dry, red, irritated eyes as a result of poor tear quality or poor production of tears or evaporation of tears. Tears and moisture are necessary for eye health as well just…

What You Should Learn This Eye Injury Prevention Month

For many people, the month of October is the true beginning of fall, marked by ever-shorter days and a sudden abundance of pumpkins. But what many people don’t realize is that October is also Eye Injury Prevention Month worldwide. At Taban MD, we believe that eye safety is a year-round concern, but understand that it…

Bulgy Eye Treatment

Bulgy Eye Treatment While the most common cause of bulgy eyes is inherited bulgy eyes, the second most common cause is from a condition called Grave’s disease. This results from the abnormal hormonal balance experienced with Hyperthyroidism. Over time the eyes begin to bulge and could cause vision problems or actual injury to the eye….

What does an Oculoplastic surgeon do?

Oculoplastic surgeon If you are in need of a provider who can perform reconstructive or cosmetic surgery around your eyes then an oculoplastic surgeon can help you to get the job done right. These surgeons are specially trained to work in the delicate eye area and to provide the least amount of scar tissues possible….

Eyelid Stye Surgeon

Eyelid Stye Surgeon So you woke up with a painful eyelid only to stumble into the bathroom to discover a swollen red bump on your eyelid. It looks like you’ve got a stye which can be quite painful, but is usually quite harmless. Styes can often be treated at home, but should be evaluated by…