areas of expertise

As an Consultant Ophthalmic Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgeon, Miss Mellington is a trained eye doctor with a specialist interest in diseases of the eyelids, tear drainage (lacrimal) system and eye socket (orbit).  Her areas of expertise are shown below.

Many of the articles in this section offer patient information leaflets for you to download and print.

Eyebrow and Eyelid Disorders

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Below are a number of downloadable patient information leaflets related to disorders of the eyebrows and eyelids

Botulinum toxin injections

Brow lift

Droopy eyelid surgery (ptosis correction)

Ectropion - lid tightening


Eyelid lift (blepharoplasty)

Eyelid twitching (blepharospasm)

Ingrowing eyelashes (trichiasis)

Saggy eyelid surgery 

Eyelid cysts, lumps and bumps

Eyelid tumours





"I just wanted to say a big "thank you" for the successful operation on my eye. It has made a huge difference to me, both in my sight and appearance. The skill that you have meant that I had a pain-free operation and a very comfortable recovery needing no painkillers at all", MT, after ptosis surgery

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