Tag Archives: Dr. Evan Black

Evaluation of the Tearing Patient Evan H. Black, MD, FACS Last month we discussed the relationship between tearing and dry eye. Based on some questions and comments, I thought it would be a good idea to take things back a step and talk about the general evaluation of the tearing patient. Complaints of tearing problems [...]

As an eye and facial plastic surgeon, one of the most common questions patients ask me is “is it covered by insurance?” Well, the answer isn’t always a simple one. Plastic surgery is a field that involves functional, reconstructive, and aesthetic surgery. Patients often confuse the term “plastic surgery” with “cosmetic surgery” and as physicians [...]