Newport Beach Oculoplastic Surgeon
360 San Miguel Drive, Suite 403
Newport Beach, California 92660 US
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5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Dr. Weiss Excellent Surgent - Newport Beach, CA

The operation was a complete success and the care I received during and even after the operation was amazing. No surprises and everything went according to what he predicted.

5 out of 5 stars Asian Eyelid Surgery

45 Asian Male Upper and Lower Bleph - Newport Beach, CA

Dr Weiss is an amazing surgeon who gave me an accurate idea of what to expect from my procedures i still have some wrinkles under my eyes but he mentioned before that that area would need a different procedure to get the best results overall i am very satisfied with him i would love to address my under eye wrinkles with him Lance Shioji

5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Love my Eyes! - Newport Beach, CA

I was born with very droopy eyes. My entire life I always had people asking me " whats wrong? " Why are you sad?" when I put eyeliner on it would smudge all over and the fat packets above my eyelids even FELT heavy. The droopy eyelids caused shadowing around my eyes and i had to use TONS of concealer all of the time. I would get done up and after all my clothes and make up and hair , my eyes...

5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Dr. Weiss is the Most Skilled and Compassionate Surgeon That I Have Ever Met! -Newport Beach, CA

I went to him for cosmetic eyelid surgery and he found a small eyelid tumor that I didn't even know I had. He refused to do the cosmetic stuff until after he had repaired my eyelid and removed the tumor with a Moh's. After I was tumor free he took care of the appearance. I was very scared but he made me feel super comfortable and so his staff was also great. He even got on a video call to...

5 out of 5 stars Eyelid Surgery

Eyelid Surgery and Laser Resurfacing - Newport Beach, CA

I had these procedures done 10 years ago by another doctor. It was time to have them done again. Hands down- I knew exactly who I wanted to perform the procedures- Dr. Weiss. I first saw Dr. Weiss in late July and knew I wanted to have the procedures done at Christmas time when I would have three weeks off of work. Scheduling the procedures proved to NOT be easy as I had neglected to plan...

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Board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

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  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: New York University
    Medical: Temple University School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: St. Francis Hospital
    Residency: Georgetown University Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology
    Fellowship: Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Toronto

Treatments offered at Weiss Cosmetic & Laser Vision Medical Group, Inc.

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Will Eyelid Retraction Relax Post Surgery?

I'm assuming that your eyelid retraction is thought to be due to the most common cause of eyelid retraction, Grave's ophthalmopathy or thyroid... READ MORE

Can Botox lower my upper lip?

I would recommend being very conservative and going to an experienced injector who maps the area. But that being said, yes, Botox can be very effective. READ MORE

Is it normal to have clear fluid pockets on the inside of lip months after Juvederm? (photo)

If you definitely didn't have these pockets before, it's possible (?probable) that they are collections of the juvederm that have been walled off. You... READ MORE

Lagophthalmos 6 wks after upper &lower (transcutaneous) bleph. How likely am I to recover without surgical intervention?(photo)

You probably have some incomplete blinking and some lagophthalmos when sleeping. This will get better with time, especially if you start hourly forced... READ MORE

Bags under one eye when smile. How to remove?

Better yet, a video demonstrating the problem. If the problem is present in relaxed position, surgery may be an option. If only when smiling, Botox... READ MORE

Dysport - 8+ Months of Double Vision?

My best advice is to be evaluated by a neuro-ophthalmologist or a pediatric ophthalmologist (a strabismus doctor). They will be able to measure the... READ MORE

Will Eyelid Shape from Lower Lid Surgery Retrun to Normal Without More Surgical Intervention? (photo)

It looks as if you have what is called a cicatricial ectropion of your left lower eyelid. Try hourly upward eyelid massages (20 times an hour) along... READ MORE

Eyelid Surgery Revision Needed: Ended Up With Down Syndrome Eyes

From your photo it is hard to be more specific than saying that you are still in the immediate post-operative period.  It is also hard to gauge... READ MORE

Are You Awake During Blepharoplasty Surgery?

I feel strongly that local anesthesia is best for blepharoplasty.  It allows the surgeon to adjust the procedure in 'real time'.  I... READ MORE

Juvederm Injection Left Pillows and Indents - What Should I Do?

One of the great things about Juvederm is that it is easily reversible.  There is no need to be unhappy with the results.  Simply have some... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Weiss

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How to Remove Under Eye Bags and Shadows Without Skin Incisions

Dr. Richard Weiss explains eyelid surgery to remove eye bag fat, known as a transconjuctival blepharoplasty, and what to expect, live from Vegas at VCS 2016. WATCH VIDEO

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