eye-drops - Dr Tai Smith

The Buzz about Honey Eye Drops

Manuka honey has well-known medicinal properties and has gained acceptance in wound care in the treatment of chronic ulcers and burns. Who would have thought that it could be used as an eye drop (Optimel™ Manuka Eye Drops)? For sufferers of some forms of dry eyes and blepharitis, this new product has been a revelation. […]

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How to create chocolate out of nothing - Dr Tai Smith

What if Eyelid Cancers were Like Chocolate??

One of the most interesting areas that I specialise in is the reconstruction of eyelids after the removal of skin cancers. It is fascinating because every cancer is different in location, size and shape. After the reconstruction, the remaining eyelid must continue to function as an eyelid, appear symmetric with the opposite side and look […]

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