Tear Production

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Tear Production is a procedure you may need to undergo ahead of any cosmetic surgery on around around the eye.  Most commonly it will be performed prior to a Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery. 

Prior to a Blepharoplasty you will have to under go a thorough Tear Production assessment.  This measures your eyes ability to produce tears as a defensive and healing mechanism.  It should be performed as a standard preparatory procedure in the course of your pre-surgical assessment.  If your Tear Production is not adequate you may not be suitable for a Blepharoplasty.