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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

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

Causes of Eyelid Sagging: Dermatochalasis

Published on June 5, 2017
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Sagging eyelids can lead to significant aesthetic and medical issues. They can give your eyes a constant tired and withered appearance that detracts from your natural beauty. Severely sagging eyelids can also impair your vision. If the sagging is severe,

How Upper-Eyelid Rejuvenation Is Accomplished

Published on May 30, 2017
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When the upper eyelids begin to sag, it can affect both your appearance and your vision. Severe upper-eyelid sagging and the presence of excess skin on the upper eyelids can obscure your peripheral vision and can make normal tasks like

Miracle Treatment for Acne Scars

Published on May 22, 2017

Did you suffer from acne as a child and now have deep scars, commonly referred to as ice pick scars? Historically, treatment of this type of scarring relied on an aggressive and painful treatment called dermabrasion. With innovations in technology,

How Do Nasolabial Folds Form and How Can I Reduce Their Appearance?

Published on May 18, 2017
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The nasolabial folds, commonly referred to as laugh lines or smile lines, are facial skin folds that extend from the sides of the nose down to the corners of the mouth. The nasolabial folds are a common feature of the

Proud to Partner with Natalie’s Skin Solutions

Published on May 8, 2017

Please welcome Natalie’s Skin Solutions to Coventry Square!  Their NEW NAPLES location is adjacent to our Naples office and offers a wide array of professional skincare and laser hair removal services. We are excited to partner with Natalie in offering

Spring Flowers bring Education Hours

Published on May 5, 2017

This week Dr. Laquis hosted 40 area Optometrists to his lovely Fort Myers office for an evening of education. Optometrists from Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, and Naples enjoyed two hours of education on the latest advances in Oculoplastic

Understanding Eyelid Ptosis

Published on April 24, 2017
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The drooping of one or both of the eyelids is a medical condition known as ptosis. There are many factors that can cause eyelid ptosis. Ptosis is most commonly caused by the effects of aging, gravity, and other external factors

The Severity of Orbital Tumors

Published on April 17, 2017
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The orbit is a critical component of the eye. It is comprised of the socket in your skull where the eye rests, the eye itself, and everything contained in the socket. The orbit contains essential extraocular muscles that are responsible

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