Davos Courses

General Editor: Daniel Buchbinder

Authors: Damir Matic, John Yoo

Facial nerve - Irreversible paralysis, eye complex - Lower eyelid - Lateral strip canthopexy

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Antibiotic drops are provided 3-5 days postoperatively.


It is important to maintain lubrication and protection of the eye.

Lubrication consists of natural tear substitutes during the day and ointment based lubricants during sleep, often together with taping the eyelid closed.


Physical protection through eyewear may be necessary depending on occupation and environmental conditions.