Brow Ptosis Repair
Brow ptosis occurs when the eyebrow itself droops below the superior orbital rim. This can be a cosmetic or functional issue. Brow ptosis may cause a blockage of the superior visual field and disrupt a patient's vision. Surgery can be done to repair this by different techniques depending on the individual patient.
Below diagrams the most common repair of brow ptosis known as a direct brow lift. Other options including a coronal brow lift, pre-trichial brow lift and endoscopic brow lift. Decisions on which brow ptosis repair is optimal is unique to each patient and will be discussed during your consultation.