Oculoplastic and Orbital Disease

FACULTY:

Rachel Sobel, MD

DESCRIPTION:

Offers the comprehensive assessment and medical and surgical treatment of disorders affecting the eyelids and eyebrows; the tear gland and problems with the drainage of tears; and orbital diseases including thyroid eye disease and traumatic orbital “blowout” fractures. This service specializes in aesthetic surgery, including surgery of the eyelids;laser treatment for facial wrinkles and skin blemishes, and hair removal.

DIAGNOSTIC SERVICES:

  • Measurement of eyelid height and eyeball protrusion
  • Quantitation of tear production and drainage
  • Orbital ultrasound
  • Interpretation of CT and MRI Scans
  • Visual Field Examination
  • External Photography
  • Histopathologic Evaluation of Tissue Biopsy Specimens

TREATMENTS OFFERED:

  • Laser Skin Resurfacing for Wrinkles: Eyelids and Facial
  • Aesthetic and Functional Eyelid and Eyebrow Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Management of Tearing Problems
  • Orbital Surgery

For an appointment call:

(617)638-8350 (Boston Offices)
(508)823-7473 (Suburban Offices)

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine