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Taban MD Oculoplastic Surgeon in Beverly Hills and Santa Barbara

Dr. Mehryar Ray Taban discusses his practice and specialty of oculoplastic surgery (eye plastic cosmetic surgery). He explains some of the orbit and eyelid aesthetic and reconstructive procedures he performs.

Orbital Decompression Surgery for Graves Disease

Dr. Taban was featured on The Doctors TV show along with his patient (Maria), who suffered from bulging eyes and lower eyelid retraction from Graves disease. The patient underwent orbital decompression surgery and lower eyelid retraction surgery by Dr. Taban. Maria’s experience throughout the presurgery, surgery, and postoperative course after orbital decompression is shown.

The Doctors Clip – Achieving Almond Eyes, or Bedroom Eyes via Oculoplastic Surgery

Dr. Taban was featured on The Doctors TV show (for second time) performing surgery to achieve almond shape eyes or bedroom eyes.

Sunken Eyes Dark Circles Eyelid Filler Injection-Before and After

Video showing Dr. Taban performing upper eyelid filler injection and lower eyelid (under eye) filler injection to correct hollow sunken eyes and dark circles in a young woman.

Eyelid stye chalazion removal surgery

Video showing a young woman with right lower eyelid stye (chalazion) undergoing eyelid stye removal (using hidden inside eyelid incision) under local anesthesia in the office by Dr. Taban.

Lower Blepharoplasty for Dark Circle Reduction, Eye Bag Removal, and Better Eyelid Appearance

Video of Lower Blepharoplasty in young woman to correct under eye bags and dark circles. Dr. Taban used hidden inside eyelid approach (transconjunctival) to partially remove the fat pad and reposition the rest of the fat to fill in the hollow area under eye (dark circles). The procedure was done under local anesthesia with oral sedation in the office. The patient (Izabela) explains her experience throughout the procedure and postoperative recovery and results after her cosmetic lower eyelid surgery.

Naila – Patient Testimonial Ptosis (Lower Droopy Eyelid) Surgery Before & After

Young model (named Naila) discusses her long-standing droopy eyelid (ptosis) in one eye and how it affected her life and work. She also discusses her experience with cosmetic eyelid ptosis repair performed by Dr. Taban.

TabanMD Eyelid Surgeon: What Causes Droopy Eyelids?

Dr. Taban discusses various causes of droopy upper eyelid (ptosis) and its treatment.

Droopy Eyelid Ptosis Surgery

Young man with inherited eyelid ptosis (droopy upper eyelid) is undergoing droopy eyelid (ptosis) correction under local anesthesia in the office. You can watch the patient talk during surgery as he is comfortable and relaxed. Most eyelid plastic surgery procedures can easily be performed under local anesthesia with quick recovery.

TabanMD Eyelid Filler Oculoplastic Surgeon – Beverly Hills, Santa Barbara

Dr. Taban performs under eye filler (Restylane) injection in young woman to correct under eye dark circles and hide bags which have caused her to look tired.

Pretrichial Brow Lift Using a Hidden Hairline

Dr. Taban illustrates his special technique of brow lift with hidden incision along temple hairline, under local anesthesia with oral sedation. He has published the details of this brow lifting technique. You can find that manuscript by visiting brow lift procedure page on this website.

Orbital Blowout Fracture Surgery

Video showing Dr. Taban performing orbital blow out fracture surgery in a woman who suffered from trauma to the eye with orbital blow out fracture and eyelid laceration. Orbital blow out fracture repair is done to correct double vision and sunken eye (enophthalmos) that can result from the fracture. Dr. Taban uses minimal invasive technique with hidden incision inside the lower eyelid and conjunctiva.

TabanMD Oculoplastic Surgeon: What is Canthoplasty?

Dr. Taban discusses what is lateral canthoplasty and when it is useful to perform canthoplasty. He also discusses difference between canthoplasty and canthopexy. Dr. Taban has published a special minimal invasive canthoplasty technique. You can find that manuscript by visiting canthoplasty procedure page on this website.

Filler Injections for Eyelids and Face

Dr. Taban discusses the best type of filler for eyelid and other parts of the face. When it comes to the eyelids, which have thin skin with the eyeball close by, it is very important to use the correct eyelid filler, correct technique, and conservative amount of filler, to achieve the best result without looking done or fake. The goal is to look more youthful in natural way.

What Causes Bulging Eyes and it’s Treatment

Dr. Taban discusses the causes of bulging eyes, including Graves thyroid eye disease and inherited causes. He also discusses the treatment of bulgy eyes, namely orbital decompression surgery.

Los Angeles Orbital Decompression Surgery

The animation video illustrates how orbital decompression is performed to correct protruding eyes, which could be due to thyroid eye disease, shallow eye socket, large eyeball (myopia) or other.

Orbital Decompression Surgery For Thyroid Eye Disease

Watch a woman with significant bulging eyes from Graves thyroid eye disease with trouble closing her eyes and eye discomfort undergo orbital decompression surgery by Dr. Taban.

Droopy Eyelid Ptosis Surgery

Watch time-lapse video of complete droopy upper eyelid (ptosis) surgery in a male patient, performed by Dr. Taban, under local anesthesia with oral sedation in Beverly Hills office.

Patient Testimonial – Izabelle – Lower Blepharoplasty (Lower Eyelid Surgery) For Eye Bag Removal

(Extended version of same patient above) Video showing Lower Blepharoplasty in young woman to correct under eye bags and dark circles. Dr. Taban used hidden inside eyelid approach (transconjunctival) to partially remove the fat pad and reposition the rest of the fat to fill in the hollow area under eye (dark circles). The procedure was done under local anesthesia with oral sedation in the office. The patient (Izabela) explains her experience throughout the procedure and postoperative recovery and results after her cosmetic lower eyelid surgery.

Patient Testimonial – Carrie – Upper & Lower Blepharoplasty, Brow Lift, & Ptosis Surgery

Testimonial video of a middle age woman, who visited Dr. Taban from Florida. She wanted to look more rested and youthful. She underwent upper blepharoplasty, lower blepharoplasty, ptosis surgery, and lateral pretrichial brow lift. She discusses her experience throughout her eye plastic surgery.

Botox to Remove Fine Lines and Eyebrow Lift

Quick video showing a young woman underling Botox injection to treat her frown lines and forehead wrinkles and crows feet, and also slightly lift her eyebrows (chemical brow lift). Dr. Taban believes in natural results and believes it is important to have some movement of forehead after Botox injection.

Dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR)

Dr. Taban performs dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) surgery to bypass blocked nasolacrimal duct (tear drainage duct). All the work is done through the nose to avoid any outside scars with much quicker healing.

Right Eye Orbital Implant for Sunken Eye (enophthalmos) – Silent Sinus Syndrome Treatment

Ava discusses her rare condition of silent sinus syndrome causing severe right sunken eye (enophthalmos). She underwent reconstructive orbital surgery to restore eyeball position with orbital implant placement plus sinus surgery.

Orbital Decompression Surgery for Graves Disease

Mother of 2 children discusses her experience with orbital decompression surgery to correct disfiguring and uncomfortable bulging eyes from Graves thyroid eye disease.

Courtney – Patient Testimonial Eyelid Skin Cancer Reconstructive Surgery

Courtney discusses her experience with right lower eyelid skin cancer (squamous cell carcinoma) surgery by Dr. Taban (after Mohs removal by dermatologist).

Dr. Mehryar (Ray) Taban- Patient Testimonial “Darcy”

Darcy discusses her experience with revision reconstructive eyelid plastic surgery by Dr. Taban and how it has changed her life.

TabanMD Facial Fillers and Injectables

Dr. Taban discusses various types and benefit of facial and eyelid fillers.

Orbital Blow-Out Fracture Surgery

Ryan discusses his experience with disfiguring sunken right eye after suffering hockey puck trauma with initial unsatisfactory surgery in Canada. He then visited Dr. Taban in Beverly Hills who performed reconstructive right orbit surgery with implant to restore the right eye shape and function.

Orbital Decompression Surgery for Bulging Eyes

Evan discusses how he was always bothered by inherited bulging eyes. He underwent successful cosmetic orbital decompression by Dr. Taban. He is now much happier and confident.

Orbital Decompression Surgery

Young patient, from Sweden, visited Dr. Taban to undergo orbital decompression surgery to correct her bulging eyes.

Brow Lift Surgeon

Dr. Taban discusses when to perform brow lifting procedure. He also discusses the various types of brow lift techniques and their specific benefits, including endoscopic forehead lift, pretrichial lateral brow lift, midforehead lift, and direct brow lift.

Eye Tearing Causes and Management

Dr. Taban explains the various causes and treatments of eye tearing.

Lip Filler Injection

Dr. Taban performs LIP filler injection in a young woman. It is important to be conservative with filler amount to avoid duck lips!

Orbital Tumor Lesion Surgery

Video showing a man undergoing surgery to remove a benign foreign body from his eyelid and orbit.

Eyelid-Orbital Tumor Removal Surgery

Video showing a young man with benign vascular eyelid/orbit tumor and its surgical removal by Dr. Taban.

Dr. Taban Undergoes Eyelid Stye Removal Surgery under Local Anesthesia

Patient is Able to Sing While Undergoing Upper Blepharoplasty Surgery under Local Anesthesia

One of our patients sings “Yesterday” while undergoing upper blepharoplasty under local anesthesia! By using local anesthesia, our expert cosmetic surgeons are able to perform eyelid surgery with little to no pain.