Posts From October, 2017

Web Log – October 2017 – Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Breast Cancer will strike 1 of every 8 women (12.4%) and is the second leading cause of death in women (the first is lung cancer). The death rate, however, has declined by almost 40% in the last 25 years.  That reduction may be attributed to improved chemotherapy regimens and… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 6 2017
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Case of the Month – October 2017 – Upper Lid Blepharoplasty

The patient is a woman in her early 40’s who had extra upper eyelid skin with mild lateral brow droop or ptosis.  She had an isolated upper lid blepharoplasty (lift).  Upper blepharoplasty may be performed under moderate sedation with a typically rapid recovery.  As she ages, she may have further improvement with a brow lift.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 6 2017
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