Surgical & Non-Surgical
Procedures at North Georgia Eye Associates
North Georgia Eye Associates provides a variety of surgical and non-surgical solutions to help you achieve a youthful appearance. Explore our treatment options such as Mohs reconstruction, BOTOX, fillers, eyelid cancer treatments, and more. Additionally, our board-certified oculoplastic surgeon, Dr. Brent Hayek, is available to advise on the best procedure for you.
Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, is often performed for cosmetic reasons. With age, it becomes more common to experience droopy or saggy eyelids.
But undergoing blepharoplasty can also be performed out of medical necessity. Having droopy eyelids may reduce your peripheral vision, making seeing more challenging.
During lower blepharoplasty, you’ll have any extra tissue and undereye bags removed while improving the contour of your eyelid. The incision is placed below the lash line to remove any excess skin, and then Dr. Hayek will lift the skin, creating a more flattering and aesthetically pleasing look.
Upper blepharoplasty involves undergoing eyelid surgery on your upper eyelids. With upper
blepharoplasty, you’ll have any excess fat and skin removed that falls over the eye’s natural
Meet Your Oculoplastic Surgeon
Dr. Brent Hayek
Dr. Brent Hayek, MD, is a highly skilled oculoplastic and reconstructive surgeon. With an illustrious background, Dr. Hayek previously held the position of Associate Professor in Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the esteemed Emory University School of Medicine. His peers voted him one of the Best Doctors of Atlanta in 2023.
With over 15 years of experience, he has specialized in providing exceptional care to adults and children, focusing on reconstructive and cosmetic procedures for the eyelids, face, orbit, and tear drainage system. Dr. Hayek’s academic journey has been impressive, graduating summa cum laude from Oral Roberts University and working as an analytical chemist for five years.
He pursued his medical education at the University of Iowa School of Medicine, graduating with honors from the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) honor society. His medical training continued with an internship in General Surgery and a residency in Ophthalmology at Loyola School of Medicine in Chicago. To further refine his expertise, he completed a fellowship in Oculoplastic Surgery at the prestigious UT MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.
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