Anophthalmic Socket Surgical Risks

Side Effects / Complications of Enucleation or Evisceration surgery

Potential Complications

Exposed Orbital Implant

Exposed Orbital Implant The Photograph on the left is an exposed orbital implant. The implant, once exposed, is at risk for extrusion. If the exposure is limited it could be repaired surgically. Otherwise, it my need to be removed, and a dermal fat graft procedure performed

is the result of the following:


Deep Sulcus

ost-enucleation anophthalmic socket


ost-enucleation anophthalmic socket

Poorly Fitting:

Acquired Anophthalmos