Wagner and Associates Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Eyelid Surgery in Indianapolis
Your eyes – they’re how you see the world, and the gift of sight is truly a beautiful thing. But, your eyes are also a big part of how the world, friends, family, and co-workers, see you. What do your eyes tell them about you? Does what they say reflect your true feelings, or do they announce to the world that you’re tired, sad, or even angry?
If you’re looking through eyes surrounded by drooping skin or puffy bags, blepharoplasty, often called eyelid surgery, in Indianapolis, Indiana, with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Wagner can help your eyes represent the true you. The signs of aging eyelids may be the result of:
- Ultraviolet rays
See for yourself what eyelid surgery at Wagner and Associates Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery can do for your most expressive feature. Request your complimentary consultation using our online form.
The Benefits of Blepharoplasty
Eyelid surgery can give your eyes a more vibrant, youthful look by redistributing fat and muscle, and when necessary, removing excess skin. The result is:
- Less sagging of the upper eyelids
- Decreased puffiness in the lower eyelids
- Reduction of sagging under the lower eyelids
- Tissue tightening of sagging eyelids
In cases where sagging skin hangs over the upper eyelids, some patients may experience improvements in vision.
Your Eyelid Surgery Consultation
During your eyelid surgery consultation at Wagner and Associates Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, you will have the opportunity to discuss your goals with Dr. Jeffrey Wagner. A board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Wagner is consistently named among The Best Doctors in America, America’s Top Surgeons, and America’s Top Plastic Surgeons.
Before your leave Dr. Wagner’s office, you will know everything you need to know to make an informed decision regarding eyelid surgery, including your options, where your procedure is likely to be performed, risks, recovery, and the scarring that results from the incisions. You’ll find out, for example, that in most instances, incisions can be made in the natural folds or even from the inside of your eyelids.
Hundreds of thousands of eyelid surgeries are performed in America each year. See for yourself what makes eyelid surgery so popular, and in the process, decide for yourself how the world sees you.
Options for Eyelid Surgery
There are two types of eyelid surgery. Upper eyelid surgery, also known as upper blepharoplasty or an eyelid lift, is performed to address sagging and wrinkled upper eyelids. The procedure focuses on removing excess fat, tightening loose muscles, and removing any excess tissues to rejuvenate the appearance of the eyes.
Lower eyelid surgery, also known as lower blepharoplasty or eye bag surgery, is performed to reduce the appearance of puffy bags underneath the eyes. A small incision is made around the eyelid so that excess fat can be removed.
Procedures that Can Complement Your Eyelid Lift
Dr. Wagner will discuss your various options for blepharoplasty and based on your goals and his years of experience performing eyelid surgery will make a recommendation as to the best course of treatment. In some instances, he may recommend a brow lift instead of, or in addition to, eyelid surgery. Many men and women considering eyelid surgery, especially those with wrinkles around their eyes, choose to complement their surgery with another procedure such as laser skin resurfacing. Additionally, patients desiring more complete facial rejuvenation frequently consider a facelift.
Recovering from Eyelid Surgery
Dr. Wagner will provide you with post-operative instructions to help make your recovery as easy as possible. There will be some swelling and bruising around the area following your eyelid surgery. Any pain can be managed with medication. most patients will need around two weeks of recovery before they can resume most of their normal daily activities.
Blepharoplasty Cost and Payment Options
The cost of your eyelid surgery in Indianapolis will depend on the type of blepharoplasty being performed, the work required to provide you with your desired results, and whether or not you have an additional procedure performed to complement your eyelid lift. During your consultation, Dr. Wagner can let you know what the cost of your eyelid lift will be and let you know about the financing and payment options available to you.
Schedule a Consultation for Your Blepharoplasty
Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Wagner and his team are committed to providing men and women considering eyelid surgery with a procedure that’s not only customized to their specific needs and desires but safe and sound tried and true. Call (317) 621-2520 today to schedule an appointment or request your complimentary consultation online. Feel like a new person and look like your best self at Wagner and Associates Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Indianapolis.
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Dr. Jeffrey Wagner
If you are considering Indianapolis plastic surgeons, take a moment to learn why Dr. Jeffrey Wagner is the choice of so many women and men like you. As a board-certified plastic surgeon, he is a highly trained specialist in both cosmetic and reconstructive procedures.