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Surgery Information

Lateral Canthoplasty

  • Duration: 30 min.
  • Anesthesia: Local (Deep Sleep) Anesthesia
  • Hospitalization: N/A
  • Stitch Removal: 7 days after
  • Clinic Visit: 2 times
  • Recovery Period: Return to everyday activity after stitch removal
What is Lateral Canthoplasty?
Typically, ‘Asian” eyes are transformed combining both of double eyelid surgery and canthoplasty for optimal outcomes.
Recommended for those who
  1. 1. Have narrow width of eyes
  2. 2. Don’t have significant eyes expansion effect after epicanthoplasty
  3. 3. have short width between the eyes, unable to have epicanthoplasty
  4. 4. Have slanted-eyes
  5. 5. Have little exposure of the sclera (white of the eyes), making them appear cross-eyed

Lateral Canthoplasty Features

The preceding lateral canthoplasty method usually has the desquamated skin gets back together in the process of recovery. However, Wonjin’s exclusive Lateral Canthoplasty method eliminates the tissues leading to reattach incised skin to complement above problems.

Multi lateralcanthoplasty - Making your eyes bigger : Lateral canthoplasty + Softening your facial : Hotz Canthoplasty expression

Normal Lateral Canthoplasty Wonjin’s Lateral Canthoplasty
Incision Site Skin on the outer corner of the eye Part of the inner conjunctiva
Surgery result Horizontal length increases Horizontal & Vertical length increases.
Facial appearance changes.
Chance of recurrence High chance of recurrence Very little chance

Ptosis Correction Surgical Method

  • Before surgery STEP 01
    Before Surgery
  • Precise design STEP 02
    Precise Design
  • Slit the Mongoliad fold STEP 03
    Lateral Re-positioning
  • After surgery STEP 04
    After Surgery