Double board-certified oculofacial plastic surgeon, Gregory D. Lewen, M.D., offers eyelid surgery for men and women in Miami, Aventura, and the surrounding areas of Florida. Dr. Lewen is one of the few plastic surgeons in the area who specializes in plastic surgery of the eyes.

The Possible Complications of a Tearing Disorder

Tearing is a natural response that occurs in the body as a result of a number of factors. When the body overproduces tears, it can result in several unwanted side effects. Excessive tearing can occur when there is a problem draining the tears, or when the body is simply producing too many tears. Excessive tearing […]

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The Oculofacial Expertise of Dr. Gregory Lewen

The eyelids and the surrounding areas are very sensitive and delicate. As such, it takes special training and incredible skill to perform oculofacial surgery; only ophthalmologists who have undergone advanced training are capable of performing such procedures. Dr. Gregory Lewen has dedicated his studies to oculofacial procedures, which is why he is one of the […]

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Restoring Facial Volume with a Liquid Facelift

Sometimes surgery isn’t the best option to get the results you want. Surgical facelifts can tighten and restore your face, but they don’t restore volume to produce a more natural and youthful look. Liquid facelifts add fullness and lift by injecting fillers into specific areas of the face. This increases volume and restores the contours […]

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Avoiding Revision Blepharoplasty

The eyelids are a very sensitive part of the body. As such, complications can arise during and after surgery. There are many steps patients can take to avoid the need for a revision blepharoplasty. During your primary blepharoplasty consultation, make sure your doctor knows what you expect from the surgery – communication will yield good […]

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Ptosis Repair Surgery – A Better Look and a Better View

Drooping eyelids can give you a worn-out look. Worse, they can impair your sight by reducing your field of view. Ptosis repair surgery can give you a more youthful look and improve your vision. Excess fat and skin in the upper eyelids can cause ptosis. The eyelid is very thin, making it more susceptible to […]

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What to expect at your first consult with Lewen Cosmetic Center!

Welcome to Lewen Cosmetic Center! The goal of your consultationis to provide you with clear, complete and honest information to assist you in making the most appropriate well-informed, educated decision about OculoPlastic surgery. This first meeting allows Dr. Lewen to gain an understanding of your aesthetic goals. Similarly, the meeting allows you to meet Dr. […]

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Does Latisse change eye color?

Patient Question:  Does Latisse change eye color?  I really want to stop using my false lashes but I am scared to use Latisse!  Is it true that it will turn my light eyes to brown? Thanks!  – S.V. Thank you for the question. This is a very common question in my practice and one that […]

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I just turned 38, am I too young for an eyelid lift?

There is no right or wrong age for having eyelid surgery as long as it’s being performed for an appropriate reason.  A blepharoplasty, commonly known as an eyelid lift, is usually performed in order to remove extra skin from the eyelid, and sometimes involves fat sculpting or repositioning or modifications in the eyelid crease.  A […]

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Is it safe to get injections under my eyes?

Thank you for your question, Kelly! Certified OculoPlastic surgeon who has done hundreds of under eye injections with facial filler products including Restylane and Belotero. Such hyaluronic acid (HA) facial filler products are very effective and relatively safe for correcting under eye hollowing (tear troughs). The most common side effects seen include some bruising and […]

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Patient Questions, “Should I wear sunscreen everyday? Is the SPF in my foundation enough?”

Do I have to wear sunscreen every single day, even if I am sitting in my office all day? Is it enough that my foundation has some added SPF 15? Thanks so much!  K. L. Thank you very much for the super important question regarding sunscreen! Sunscreen and sun protection are one of my favorite topics. […]

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