Patients diagnosed with droopy eyelids have the benefit of working with one of the largest ophthalmology programs in the United States. These experts provide sophisticated technology and compassionate care for you or your child. The oculoplastic experts at the University of Minnesota are board certified ophthalmologists with specialized training in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery around the eye. Ptosis surgery may be performed under general (in children) or local anesthesia with sedation. We offer the latest surgical treatments for all types of ptosis.
Many physicians at the University of Minnesota participate in clinical trials. Patients treated at the university have access to more clinical trials than anywhere else in Minnesota. Discoveries made here often become the standard of care around the world. Ask your physician about a clinical trial for ptosis.