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Choosing the Right Surgeon

Published on June 11, 2018

Choosing a surgeon can be an overwhelming task for patients, particularly one that is going to be operating on your face. Credentials and experience matter, but even more so understanding what those credentials mean is extremely important. The field of

Board Certified by the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery

Published on February 23, 2018

  Congratulations are in order for Dr. Laquis who is now Board Certified by the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery!  After two days of rigorous written and oral examinations – he was one of only 11 candidates that passed

Why Do I Have Puffy Bags Under My Eyes?

Published on January 16, 2018

There are a wide variety of eyelid issues that can affect the appearance of your eyes. A very common and noticeable issue is the appearance of puffy bags under the eyes. These puffy bags can make it look like you

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Choosing the Right Surgeon

Choosing a surgeon can be an overwhelming task for patients, particularly one that is...

Board Certified by the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery

  Congratulations are in order for Dr. Laquis who is now Board Certified ...

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