Congenital ptosis correction


The technique of congenital ptosis correction of Thao Dien International Hospital is the most updated technique. With the skillful knowledgable team of doctor, we can confident that we will bring you the best possible result.

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Ptosis is a congenital disease due to the paralysis of levator occuli. The cause can be due to trauma or infection. A person can has ptosis in 1 or both sides.
This is considered as pathological eye disease but also effects the aesthetic and emotion of patient. Therefore, this disease should be treated in early stage (10-15 years old).


Stages of ptosis

There are 4 stages

Level 1: Mid form, eyelid falls and covers part of the pupil.

Level 2: Eyelid falls lower and covers almost the pupil’s center.

Level 3: Severe collapse of eyelid, covers more than the pupil.

Level 4: Fully cover the pupil.


What cause ptosis situation?

The most common reason is congenital situation accounts for up to 75% of cases. This phenomenon usually occurs immediately after birth and followed with reflex problems, lazy eye problems… Without surgery, congenital ptosis will effect physical look and also reduce your vision. Currently, Thao Dien International Hospital has been doing many congenital ptosis surgery effectively, we help bring back your clear beautiful eyes.

Who can undergo this surgery?

Congenital ptosis correction should be done as soon as possible. Most suitable for parents 15 years old and above.

  • People whose eyelid falls and covers part of the pupil.
  • People whose eyelid falls lower and covers almost the pupil’s center.
  • People who has severe collapse of eyelid which covers more than the pupil.
  • People whose eyelid fully covers the pupil.


- Our beauty consultant will give you information about congenital ptosis correction surgical technique as well as necessary information such as after care procedure.

  Direct consultation with doctor

- Our doctor will consult you about the technique that is suitable for your condition.

  Pre-surgery medical checkup

- After agreeing with surgical technique recommended by the doctor, you will undergo through a medical check up program to make sure you are healthy.

  Surgical area mapping

- Our doctor will visit for another consultation, measure and map the surgical area of customer.

  Local anesthesia


After care

Customer should visit hospital directly for after care. In case you cant visit photo, please strictly follow these instructions:



Avoid contact with water and dirt in the first week.

Use cool pack to reduce swelling and bruises.

Avoid contact lenses and eye makeup products in the first month.

Limit in watching TV, using laptop - smart phone.

Do not eat chicken, sticky rices, morning glory.

Have frequently check up according to plan.

Congenital ptosis correction is a minor surgery which requires a skillful experience doctor. Therefore, customers should visit trustful hospital for such safe surgery. Thao Dien International Hospital is the most trusted 5* hospital in Ho Chi Minh City currently. So, it is the most trusted address for many customers.

Advantages of doing congenital ptosis correction at Thao Dien International Hospital

- Help boarden your vision.

- Widen your upper eyelid and improve your vision.

- Highly aesthetic result.

- Before surgery, our doctors will give you the detailed consultation about ur situation and carefully map surgical area so that after surgery, your eyes will have a bigger balance eyelids which makes your face look brighter and younger.

- The stitches will be also nicely done so that it wont leave any scar.

- Long term stable results.

- There will be no complication or risk for customers as our doctors are professional knowledage and skillful.

- Professional customer service.