Lump/Bump on Eyelid in Miami, FL
Double board-certified oculofacial plastic surgeon, Gregory D. Lewen, M.D., offers treatment for lump/bump on eyelid for residents in Miami, Aventura, and the surrounding areas of Florida. Dr. Lewen is one of a select few plastic surgeons who specializes in plastic surgery of the eyes.
What is a Lump/Bump on the Eyelid?
There are many different forms of lumps and bumps that can be found in areas in and around the eyelids and upper face. The eyelid skin is the thinnest skin in the body, and thus very delicate. As such, the entire range of skin conditions and diseases can present very commonly in the eyelids and surrounding areas of the face. Although a trained physician should regularly evaluate all skin lesions, some particular characteristics of a skin lesion that would require more frequent check-ups include:
- Recent change in size
- Recent change in shape
- Recent change in color
- Recent change in the appearance of the borders
The most common type of lump/bump on the eyelid is a sty, a fluid-filled pocket that typically indicates infection. Most styes resolve without treatment, and medical attention is only necessary should the sty worsen or go deeper into the tissues around the eye.
What Are the Benefits of Treatment for a Lump/Bump on Eyelid?
Lump/bump on eyelid treatment is a simple office procedure that requires little to no downtime and may prevent complications.
What Should I Expect from Bump on Eyelid Treatment?
A bump on the eyelid typically indicates a problem within the skin of the eyelid. The first step in treatment is determining the nature of the bump, such as a sty, abnormal growth, or trauma-related concern.
What Should I Expect from Lump on Eyelid Treatment?
A lump on the eyelid is typically indicative of a problem in the deeper tissues of the eye, and this may involve the blood vessels, muscles and nerves, as well as the skin and fat.
What is the Recovery like After a Lump/Bump on Eyelid Procedure?
Recovery after lump/bump on eyelid procedure varies based on the patient’s healing, type of procedure, and nature of the problem.
How Much Does a Procedure for a Lump/Bump on Eyelid Cost?
Once Dr. Lewen determines the type of lump/bump on eyelid that is causing your symptoms, he recommends a treatment plan that is the foundation of the cost. We encourage you to learn about our financing options prior to the consultation.
Dr. Lewen is one of the few plastic surgeons in the Miami and Aventura, Florida area who specializes in plastic surgery of the eyes, including treatment for a lump/bump on eyelid. Contact us today to schedule a comprehensive consultation to learn more about our services.