Apgujeong YK PLASTIC SURGERY

Scleral show Correction

※Recovery time, hospital admission and visiting for treatment schedule may vary among individuals.
  • Operation time
    30 minutes
  • Method of anesthesia
    Partial anesthesia
  • Hospital admission stay
    unnecessary
  • Suture removal
    About 5~7 days
  • Visiting for treatment
    1 time
  • Recovery time
    about 1 week

What are Scleral show Eyes?

Scleral show eyes are when not only both sides of the pupil, but also the bottom of the pupil are shown even when the eyes are not opened widely.

They look as if the eyes are opened widely, and also give a scary feeling to leave negative impression, so there are many people who consider Scleral show eye correction.

Those who need Scleral show eye correction
(Hard palate transplantation)

01Scleral show eyes occurred after Lateral & Lower Canthoplasty

02Scleral show eyes from exophthalmos due to hyperthyroidism

03Ectropion occurred after the surgery on the lower eyelid

Surgical Method of Scleral show Eye Correction

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STEP 01

3 sides of the pupil are shown even when the eye is not opened wide.

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STEP 02

Graft is harvested
from the hard palate.

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STEP 03

The graft is transplanted on the conjunctiva inside the eye.

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STEP 04

The lower eyelid is lifted from the graft to improve the Scleral show eye.