Video consultation eyelid surgery possible

In this blog, we discuss the benefits of an online video consultation before deciding to schedule eyelid surgery, but we also want to emphasize that a physical appointment is still possible.

A consultation is always important, online or physical

Eyelid surgery is a cosmetic procedure that removes excess skin and fatty tissue from the eyelids to create a more youthful and fresh appearance. Before considering eyelid surgery, it is important to have a consultation with an eye surgeon to assess your suitability for the procedure.

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The benefits of a video consultation

1. Convenience and comfort

An online video consultation offers the convenience and comfort of being able to discuss your needs and expectations with an eye surgeon at home. You do not have to travel to the clinic and can schedule the consultation at a time that is convenient for you.

2. Better preparation

An online video consultation gives you time to better prepare for the procedure. You can ask any questions you have, and the eye surgeon can give you all the information you need to make an informed decision about the procedure.

3. Ability to assess the suitability of eyelid surgery

An online video consultation offers an opportunity to assess your suitability for eyelid surgery. The eye surgeon can discuss your medical history and current health condition and assess whether eyelid surgery is right for you.

4. Cost-saving

An online video consultation can be cost-saving because you do not have to travel to the eye surgeon’s clinic.

5. More privacy

An online video consultation allows you to discuss your needs and expectations in privacy without feeling uncomfortable in a clinical setting.


An online video consultation for eyelid surgery offers many benefits, including convenience, comfort, better preparation, assessment of suitability, cost savings and increased privacy. However, it is important to note that some eyelid problems require physical examinations and tests, which cannot be performed online. In these cases, it may be necessary to have a physical appointment. It is important to discuss with your eye surgeon what is the best option for you. You can trust that the eye surgeon will guide and advise you to make the best decision for your eyelid surgery.

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Published on 11 April 2023