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Welcome Lee Health Medical Explorers

Published on November 20, 2017

  Last week we welcomed the Lee Health Medical Explorers to the office to learn about what it takes to become a physician, and our specialty – Oculoplastics!  They learned about eyelid disorders, orbital tumors, trauma, and how to perform

Dr. Laquis Invited Speaker at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Conference

Published on November 17, 2017

Last week Dr. Laquis was an invited speaker at the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s annual conference in New Orleans. He presented  “Non-Endoscopic Intranasal Dacryocystorhinostomy”.  Dr. Laquis has a unique approach to Dacryocystorhinostomy, in which there is no external scar, and a higher success rate.

The ABCDE’s of Skin Cancer

Published on November 6, 2017
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Skin cancer can take the form of a malignant lesion on or around the eyelid. There is a lengthy list of different types of skin lesions that can form in this area, and listing and reading about each type would

How Does Botox Reduce the Appearance of Wrinkles and Lines?

Published on October 30, 2017
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Botox has been one of the most popular options for facial wrinkle reduction since it was first approved by the FDA back in 2002. Botox is primarily used to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles that form on

Hyperthyroidism and Your Eyes

Published on October 12, 2017
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Our bodies contain a gland known as the thyroid located at the front of the neck, near the base. The thyroid is responsible for secreting and regulating thyroid hormones. These hormones are essential for maintaining a healthy metabolism, the chemical

How Brow Ptosis Affects Your Appearance

Published on September 21, 2017
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The facial expressions you make are a critical aspect of communication. They provide others with the visual cues they need to fully grasp what you are trying to tell them, and they can be an indication of your current mood.

Have You Noticed Brown Spots Forming on Your Face This Summer?

Published on August 31, 2017
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Have you noticed brown spots forming on your facial skin? These brown spots, also known as sun spots, form due to the overproduction of melanin in the skin. Melanin is a dark pigment that is naturally produced in our bodies

Why Tear Duct Obstructions Occur

Published on August 10, 2017
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Our eyes and their surrounding structures are incredibly complex, filled with tissues, nerves, glands, and other essential components that must work together in order to properly function. The tear system can be broken down into several structures. The tears are

What Is Photoaging and How Can It Be Managed?

Published on July 10, 2017
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Aging is a natural part of life that affects each individual at a unique rate. The physical effects of aging are apparent in our body functions and our appearance. The visible signs of aging, like skin wrinkles and folds, are

Preventing Eyelid Skin Cancer

Published on July 7, 2017
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Now that the summer season is here, you will most likely be spending a lot of your time out under the sun at the beach and by the pool. It is during the summer that practicing proper sun protection is

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Welcome Lee Health Medical Explorers

  Last week we welcomed the Lee Health Medical Explorers to the office to...

Dr. Laquis Invited Speaker at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Conference

Last week Dr. Laquis was an invited speaker at the American Academy of Ophthalm...

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