Oculoplastic & Orbital Surgery


Richard A. Burgett, M.D., FACS
June Geng, MD
June Geng, M.D.
Scott R. Hobson, M.D., FACS

Ronald T. Martin, M.D., FACS
Michael G. Welsh, M.D., FACS


The oculoplastics group of Midwest Eye Institute provides evaluations and management of eyelid, orbit and lacrimal disease, and trauma, as well as cosmetic surgery of the face. A list follows of the types of medical cases Midwest Eye Institute’s four ophthalmic plastic surgeons manage:

  • Nasolacrimal duct obstruction (congenital and acquired)
  • Lacrimal system trauma
  • Lacrimal system tumors
  • Dracryocystitis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ectropion
  • Entropion
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Blepharophimosis
  • Dermatochalasis
  • Eyelid Trauma
  • Orbital tumors
  • Thyroid orbitopathy
  • Orbital cellulitis
  • Dermoid tumors
  • Optic nerve trauma
  • Orbital and facial fractures
  • Orbital inflammatory disease
  • Anophthalmos
  • Socket contraction
  • Blind painful eye

A variety of diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical treatments and services are available, depending of course on the medical condition and the patient’s overall health status. Some of these are listed below:

  • CT Scan
  • MRI Scan
  • Orbital ultrasound
  • Digital substraction radiography
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Enucleation (with implant)
  • Blepharopigmentation
  • Orbitotomy
  • Brow lift
  • Forehead lift