The expressiveness of a person’s face is largely conveyed through his or her eyes.
The appearance of ones eyes can set the tone and the mood for their interaction with those around them. Happiness, sadness, joy and fatigue are all silently communicated through the
With time, the skin and tissues around the eyes begin to lose the natural support and
strength of youth. Bags and wrinkles form. Family history, as well as environmental factors, smoking, medication and excessive sun exposure can accelerate this normal aging process.
The result can make a person appear prematurely aged, sad or overly tired. This is
not the image people want to convey to their family, friends, or the outside world.
Because people are living longer, feeling more youthful even as they grow older, and
continuing to work and contribute to society, cosmetic surgery has become and accepted and meaningful part of modern life.
New and improved surgical techniques have been developed to restore and rejuvenate
the appearance of the face to its more youthful state. In addition, exciting new technology has taken the art of facial rejuvenation to a new standard of excellence, helping us achieve previously
unobtainable results with faster recovery.
Patipa and Dr. Michael Connor are leaders and innovators in developing and improving facial and eyelid surgery. Beauty may be in the eye of
the beholder, but it often rests in the hands of one of our doctors.