Dr. Milap Mehta | Oculoplastic Surgeon Chicago | Kovach Eye Institute
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Milap Mehta, M.D.

Chicago Oculoplastic Surgeon

Dr. Milap Mehta is a board-certified ophthalmologist with extensive sub-specialty training in oculoplastic surgery and facial plastic surgery. He specializes in eyelid lifts including blepharoplasty and ptosis repair to improve vision, cosmetic eyelid surgery including removal of the lower eyelid bags, eyebrow or forehead lifts, and mid-face or cheek- lifts. He has extensive training in taking care of tumors, both benign and malignant, on the eyelids, eyes, face and orbit. Dr. Milap Mehta also specializes in facial rejuvenation which includes non-surgical options such as Botox (Neurotoxins), Dermal Fillers, Chemical Peels, Facials, and Laser treatments. Dr. Milap Mehta has a clinical interest in dry eyes, tearing (epiphora) and tear-duct blockages and has a patent on a new tear-duct stenting system. He is an associate professor of Surgery and Ophthalmology at the University of Chicago, clinical instructor at Rush University, and clinical instructor at Rosalind Franklin University.

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  • Loyola University Chicago: Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry
  • Loyola University Chicago: Masters of Science in Chemistry
  • Wills Eye Hospital at Jefferson Medical College
  • Georgetown University: Ophthalmology Training
  • Cleveland Clinic-Cole Eye Institute: Oculofacial Plastic Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Ophthalmology: Diplomate (ABO)
  • American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Fellow (ASOPRS)
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS)
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)
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