Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgery deals primarily with problems related to the eyelids, tear ducts, orbits, and cosmetic surgery of the eyelids and face. There are many reasons to pursue surgical intervention of the face and eyes, such as: facial trauma, tumors, eyelid abnormalities, drooping eyelids, anophthalmic sockets, ophthalmic Graves' disease and other orbital issues. A cosmetic procedure may be desired to enhance or restore a facial appearance. These procedures may include blepharoplasty, brow lift, forehead lift, eyelid procedures or facelift. Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgeons are board certified ophthalmologists who have completed several years of additional, highly specialized training in plastic surgery.
Cosmetic evaluations for eyebrow, eyelid or face lift are free of charge and employees of The University of Kansas Hospital, The University of Kansas Physicians and the University of Kansas Medical Center are offered a 10% discount for on the surgeon's fee for procedures. Botox® and Restylane® injections, laser resurfacing, and facial peels are just a few of the other cosmetic services available.
Services: (Adult and children)
Appointment Information: Phone: 913-588-6600
Faculty Jason A. Sokol, MD, Director, Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgery
The Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Kansas is located at 7400 State Line Road, Prairie Village, KS and at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, 3901 Rainbow Blvd., Suite 1011 Miller Building, Kansas City, Kansas.