Eyelid surgery is an intricate procedure as it involves the delicate structure of the eyes. Patients should select a highly skilled and experienced surgeon for their eyelid lift surgery (blepharoplasty).
Oculoplastic surgeon Dr. Jennifer Hui provides eyelid surgery to patients in Palm Springs, Palm Desert, La Quinta, Coachella Valley, Riverside, Redlands, Yucaipa, Loma Linda, and surrounding locations.
Why Choose an Oculoplastic Surgeon?
Dr. Jennifer Hui is a professionally trained oculoplastic surgeon and this which sets her apart from other plastic surgeons performing blepharoplasty. She received three years of residency training in Ophthalmology and another two years of fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Oculoplastics).
Dr. Hui has a detailed understanding of the eye structure as an oculoplastic surgeon. This allows her to develop superior aesthetic and functional blepharoplasty surgery outcomes.
Member of ASOPRS
Dr. Hui is a member of the prestigious American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS). To become an ASOPRS, a surgeon should be certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. In addition, they should have completed an ophthalmology residency of three or more years in diseases and surgery of the eyeball.
Working with a surgeon who has specialized training is vital for the patient. But it is also important for patients to understand whether the surgeon has adequate hands-on experienced in the area of blepharoplasty.
If the patient seeks a specific type of eyelid lift cosmetic surgery or additional procedures such as brow lift, they should work with a plastic surgeon with extensive experience in these particular procedures.
Desirable Qualities of an Eyelid Surgeon
- Warm, compassionate, and easy to communicate with
- Interested in educating the patient on various aspects of the surgery
- Passionate about making a positive change in a patient’s life through plastic surgery
- Offers each patient individualized care and attention
- Ability to understand the patient’s innate hopes, desires, and aesthetic needs
- Understands facial and eye anatomy thoroughly
- Artistically inclined with a sense of form, balance, and proportion
- Uses the most advanced techniques to ensure that the eyelid lift surgery is minimally invasive and leaves behind as little scarring as possible
Focus on Personalization and Innovation
The facial features of every person are unique. Therefore, the plastic surgeon must customize the procedure according to the specific cosmetic and anatomical requirements of the patients. Patients tend to be more satisfied when the surgeon customizes the procedure to their particular needs.
Plastic surgeons who are committed to updating their skills and knowledge routinely by educating themselves on the most innovative surgical techniques and advanced technologies usually provide their patients with excellent outcomes.
The latest procedures are usually an improvement over previous ones. Therefore, patients benefit significantly with the use of advanced procedures. Innovative solutions make the procedures less painful and minimally invasive for patients as well as have reduced risks and quicker recovery periods.
The surgeon’s certification and background is a crucial aspect to consider when seeking a plastic surgery procedure. But the surgical facility is also of equal importance.
Ideally, eyelid lift surgery should take place at a hospital, or an American Associations for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Centers accredited surgical center. To receive this certification, the surgical facility must maintain top-notch surgical and safety standards.