Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

The Eye Center at Bumrungrad International Hospital provides a high standard of ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgical services.  Specialized in a variety of related fields and employing the latest medical devices and technology, our team of skilled ophthalmologists provides expert diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of eye-related conditions, including abnormalities of the eyelids, lacrimal system (which produces and drains tears) and the eye sockets.  

What is ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery?

Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery is the management of deformities and abnormalities of the eyelids, lacrimal (tear production and drainage) system and eye sockets.  Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery requires the expertise and experience of ophthalmologists who are both medical doctors and competent eye surgeons. The goal is to assess, diagnose, manage and treat all symptoms and disorders of the eyelids, lacrimal (tear production and drainage) system and eye sockets to ensure that the eyes are able to function efficiently.   

Treatment of Disorders and Abnormalities

  • Abnormalities of the Eyelids
    • Ptosis
    • Entropion
    • Ectropion
    • Blepharospasm
    • Eyelid tumor
  • Disorders of Lacrimal (Tear Production and Drainage) System and Nasolacrimal Duct (Tear Duct) System 
    • Congenital and acquired nasolacrimal (tear) duct obstruction
    • Canaliculitis and dacryocystitis
    • Severe dry eye and blepharitis
    • Dacryoadenitis
  • Disorders of the Orbits (Eye Sockets)
    • Thyroid ophthalmopathy
    • Orbital tumor
    • Ocular and orbital trauma and reconstruction
  • Other Disorders
    • Severe ocular, eyelid and lacrimal injury

Treatment Options

  • Eyelid surgery
    • Upper eyelid blepharoplasty
    • Lower eyelid blepharoplasty
    • Endoscopic and external eyebrow lift
    • Botulinum toxin injection for blepharospasm
  • Orbital (Eye Socket) surgery
    • Orbital decompression
    • Orbital reconstruction
    • Orbital fracture repair
    • Orbital biopsy
    • Orbital tumor surgery
    • Orbital implant
    • Optic nerve sheath fenestration
    • Enucleation or evisceration
    • Exenteration
  • Lacrimal surgery
    • Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy
    • External dacryocystorhinostomy
    • Conjunctivo-dacryocystorhinostomy
    • Punctoplasty
    • Punctual plug installation
    • Probing and irrigation
    • Silicone stent placement
  • Reconstructive surgery
    • Post-traumatic eyelid reconstruction
    • Lateral and medial canthal repair
    • Telecanthus repair
    • Conjunctivoplasty with mucous membrane

Team of Medical Specialists

Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgical services at Bumrungrad International Hospital are provided by a multidisciplinary team of specialists working closely together.  In addition to the ophthalmologists, patients requiring further advice and treatment from medical specialists in other fields benefit from close coordination across disciplines within the hospital to ensure that each patient receives the most suitable treatment and the best results.
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Fax: +66 2011 3790
Service Hours
Open daily from 08:00 a.m. to 08:00 p.m. Outside these hours, please contact the Emergency Department, open 24 hours a day.
Eye Center:
Bumrungrad International Clinic (BIC) Building, 18th floor, Bumrungrad International Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand