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Eye Plastic Services

Our oculoplastic surgeon, Dr. Bill Thornton specializes in Oculoplastic (eye plastic) and cosmetic surgery and performs reconstructive procedures which include treatment of eyelid tumors and tearing problems. In addition, Dr. Thornton performs cosmetic surgeries including procedures to correct droopy upper eyelids and removing sagging lower eyelid bags, and endoscopic brow lift. Non-surgical procedures are offered including BOTOX® and Juvederm injections.

Trust Your Eyes to a Specialist

Dr. Thornton completed extensive training in Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Eyelid and Facial Surgery. He is a board certified ophthalmologist, and completed an additional  fellowship in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Eyelid and Facial Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, an elite group of approximately 500 oculoplastic surgeons nationwide. Dr. Thornton specialized training enables him to treat both functional and cosmetic problems which affect the eyes, orbital structures and adjacent areas of the face.



His areas of expertise include:

•Tearing problems involving blocked tear duct drainage systems or dry eyes
•Correction of eyelid malposition
•Removal of skin cancers of the eyelid and subsequent eyelid reconstruction
•Ocular prosthesis(artificial eye)implantation
•Eyelid surgery or orbital decompression to correct protrusion of eyes due to thyroid disease
•Orbital rehabilitation following loss of an eye
•Blepharoplasty (surgery to correct drooping upper or lower lids)
•Endoscopic brow lifts
•Non-surgical cosmetic procedures including BOTOX® to relax muscles and ease fixed lines such as frown lines and crow’s feet and Juvederm injections to replace lost volume and restore a more youthful appearance.

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