Functional and cosmetic surgery intersect in a positive way

Kotlus, Brett S.
April 2009
Ocular Surgery News;4/25/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p48
Academic Journal
The author talks about the aesthetic implications of oculoplastic surgery. According to the author, all oculoplastic procedures have a cosmetic aspect even though they are primarily performed to remedy a functional issue. He points out that the intersection of functional and aesthetic surgery is a great source of personal and professional reward. He notes that techniques borrowed from cosmetic procedures can be applied to reconstructive cases.


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