A retrospective audit of white line advancement ptosis correction

Dr Simran Mangat1

1Tasmanian Eye Clinics


Introduction: White line advancement has gained increased traction amongst oculoplastic surgeons as a way of offering predictable outcomes after ptosis surgery both in height and postoperative contour

Methods: A retrospective single surgeon analysis of all white line advancement ptosis corrections. Pre and post op MRD1 was obtained along with patient subjective reports of the outcome of surgery.

Results: The majority of patients reported subjective improvement following surgery.

Conclusions: White line advancement ptosis correction is a versatile procedure and is a useful tool for the ptosis surgeon.


Dr Simran Mangat works at Tasmanian eye clinics