Oculofacial & Plastic Surgery
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery is a specialized area of ophthalmology that deals with the management of disorders of the eyelids, lacrimal (tear) system, the orbit (the bone cavity surrounding the eye), and the adjacent face.
Minnesota Eye Consultants’ surgeon’s specialties encompass surgery of the eyelids, tear drainage system and the orbit. In addition to managing complex medical and surgical cases, they also provide a broad array of facial rejuvenation services, including cosmetic eyelid surgery, small-incision endoscopic forehead lifts, as well as collagen and BOTOX injections for wrinkle reduction.
Patient testimonials about Minnesota Eye Consultants
Over the past several years, Minnesota Eye Consultants has emerged as a leader in the medical, laser and cosmetic treatment of areas surrounding the eye. From complex medical procedures to cosmetic eyelid surgery and facial rejuvenation, these revolutionary procedures and services improve image and appearance.
Our Oculoplastic Surgeons
William J. Lipham, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Dr. William J. Lipham, a board-certified ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained ophthalmic and plastic reconstructive surgeon at Minnesota Eye Consultants, has introduced a number of treatment options to patients and the referring medical community.
Dr. Jill S. Melicher is board certified in ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She has completed fellowship training through the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Krista J. Stewart is board certified in ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She has completed fellowship training through the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Mayo Clinic/the University of Minnesota.