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Eyelid Surgery in Malaga

Hospitals, clinics and plastic surgeons in Malaga, Spain performing Eyelid Surgery.
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Vithas Xanit International Hospital

Xanit Hospital Internacional is a modern private hospital located in the suburbs of Malaga, Spain. The hospital is modern (opened in 2005), and the staff include over 200 specialists in all medical specialties.

Listed plastic surgeons:

Dr. Francisco Giraldo Ansio

Head of The Plastic Surgery Unit

Dr. Maria Isabel Ruiz

Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

Prices

Procedure Prices

Blepharoplasty

1,400 US$

Lower blepharoplasty

2,900 US$

Upper blepharoplasty

1,750 US$

Policlinica Alen

A healthcare provider offering a wide range of medical and dental services, from dermatology to acupuncture.

Prices

Procedure Prices

Eyelid Surgery

upon request

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About Eyelid Surgery

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Health-Tourism.com. Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.

What is Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)?
Eyelid surgery is a cosmetic surgery procedure that is used for removing excess skin and fat from around your eyes, giving you a younger, more alert look.

How is Eyelid Surgery performed?
For upper eyelids surgery, cuts are made into the natural lines and creases in your eyelids, and in the wrinkles at the corners of your eyes. For lower eyelids surgery, cuts are made just below your eyelashes and then out into your 'laughter lines' at the corner of your eyes. This means your scars will run along the natural folds of your eyes, which helps in hiding them.

Excess fat, muscle and loose skin are removed, and the cut is closed using fine stitches. If only fat is removed and there is no excess skin, the cut may be made inside the lower eyelids, leaving no visible scar.

Duration of procedure/surgery : Performing the upper or lower blepharoplasty takes about 1 hour. Surgery for both upper and lower eyelids can take 2-3 hours.

Days admitted : Eyelid surgery is usually done as a day case, so you will not stay overnight at the hospital.

Anesthesia : Blepharoplasty is usually performed under local anesthesia with oral sedation. In some cases general anesthesia is used.

Recovery : Most patients experience moderate discoloration that disappears within about 10 days. Swelling peaks on the morning after surgery. While most swelling resolves over the first two weeks, some swelling may remain for several months.

Risks : Severe complications from eyelid surgery are very rare. However, there are risks associated with any minor cosmetic surgery, such as: - hematoma (an accumulation of blood under the skin) - infection - scarring - changes in sensation - damage to underlying structures - allergic reactions - need for revisions due to unsatisfying results

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