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Welcome to Toronto Eyelid Surgery

History of Toronto Eyelid Surgery

Toronto Eyelid surgery was founded in 1991 by Dr. James Oestreicher a prominent Canadian ophthalmologist and ophthalmic plastic surgeon and a professor at the University of Toronto. Over the course of his career, Dr. Oestreicher developed an incredibly successful practice that put Toronto Eyelid Surgery on the map as the most sought out clinic in Canada for eyelid surgery and facial rejuvenation in addition to revisional eyelid surgery. In 2018, after a long and successful career, Dr. Oestreicher retired from clinical practice.

Dr. Babak Maleki, met and trained with Dr. Oestreicher as an ophthalmology resident back in 2003. Inspired by Dr. Oestreicher’s line of work, he then went on to complete his fellowship training in ophthalmic plastic surgery in Montreal. In 2016, Dr. Maleki joined Dr. Oestreicher and shortly after was appointed Medical Director at Toronto Eyelid Surgery.

Over the past decade, Dr. Maleki has earned a reputation as one of Canada’s top cosmetic eyelid surgeons. He has been perfecting his own craft by performing over 10,000 eyelid procedures in addition to using leading industry technology in non-invasive aesthetic laser and skin care therapies. Highly respected by his peers, he was recruited to Dalhousie University to become chief of the oculoplastic services. He also served as president of the Canadian Society of Oculoplastic Surgery. He remains an active member of that society as well as a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Canadian Ophthalmology Society.

Dr. Maleki continues to build Toronto Eyelid Surgery into a center of excellence in Canada for ophthalmic plastic surgery and cosmetic laser eyelid surgery. In addition, Toronto Eyelid surgery is currently the premier referral center for other ophthalmologists and plastic surgeons with difficult revisions and “redo” cases.”

Choosing Toronto Eyelid Surgery

Improving the look of your eyes can have a drastic effect on the overall appearance of your face and have a positive impact on a person’s self-confidence. Choosing a cosmetic provider with the appropriate training and philosophy is the most important step in ensuring a satisfactory final outcome and a pleasant overall experience.

Dr. Babak Maleki is a renowned Toronto surgeon that specializes exclusively in surgical and non-surgical procedures of the eyelids and the area around the eyes.

Dr. Maleki received subspecialty training in Aesthetic and Reconstructive Oculoplastic surgery. His area of expertise is cosmetic eyelid surgery, including blepharoplasty, brow surgery, ptosis or droopy eyelids surgery. Dr. Maleki is also an expert in non-surgical eyelid and facial rejuvenation with Botox, lasers, and fillers for the treatment of eyelid bags, dark circles, facial scars and aging.

Choosing Dr. Maleki for your cosmetic eyelid surgery means you can expect an honest and medically sound appraisal of your existing condition and more importantly an honest and medically sound appraisal of what to expect following your treatment. Dr. Maleki believes in a “less is more” philosophy with respect to cosmetic procedures. He is dedicated to providing natural results that enhance and rejuvenate yet maintain the patients unique facial features.

Dr. Maleki is known as the “physician’s physician”, operating on many doctors and their spouses and family. He is also the go-to man for revisional eyelid surgery (the correction of eyelids that have undergone previous surgery) – just one more reason why he has earned a long list of testimonials from grateful patients and endorsements from other eye care colleagues.

Toronto Eyelid Surgery operates as a Surgical Center and a Medical Rejuvenation Clinic with the goal of enhancing and rejuvenating your appearance. Our team of professionals has years of experience in various areas of rejuvenation and reconstruction, and since they focus exclusively on the eyes and face, they have been able to truly master their technique and deliver superior results. From your first visit our friendly and welcoming staff will do their utmost to ensure your safety and comfort. You will be provided with a customized treatment plan, tailored specifically to your needs.

Our clinic is located in the heart of downtown Toronto, a few blocks south of the prestigious Yorkville area. Our newly renovated reception area and procedure rooms are modern and elegant spaces designed to offer all our services in the most convenient way possible. Surgical procedures are performed in our state-of-the-art surgical suite.

Nobody knows your eyes and eyelids better than a Board Certified Oculoplastic Surgeon. The peace of mind that comes with having your eyelid surgery done by an Eyelid Specialist, as opposed to a general plastic surgeon, general ophthalmologist, Otolaryngologist (ENT) or a Facial Plastic Surgeon, is priceless.

Why settle for less? Contact us today to request your introductory consultation with Dr. Babak Maleki, a leader in the field of eyelid surgery. See why so many patients have put their trust in Toronto Eyelid Surgery.

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