Venue: The Townsend Hotel
May 18, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Frank A. Nesi, MD, FACS
“The History of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery”
Clinical Professor, Department of Ophthalmology Director, Oculoplastic Surgery Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine Royal Oak, MI Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology Department of Ophthalmology Kresge Eye Institute Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit, MI
Dr. Nesi is board certified in Ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS), which indicates that he has special training and expertise in the subspecialty of ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. He currently serves as Chief of Oculolplastic Surgery at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak and is a Professor of Ophthalmology at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine. He also holds a faculty appointment as an Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Wayne State University School of Medicine.
Following his residency at the Kresge Eye Institute in Detroit, Dr. Nesi completed his fellowship training at prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York where he worked under Dr. Byron Smith who pioneered the field of Oculoplastic Surgery. Dr. Nesi is interested in all aspects of plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery of the eyelids, tearducts and orbit. Dr. Nesi is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (F.A.C.S.).
In addition to his practice, Dr. Nesi is the founder and Chairman of the Alliance for Vision Research, a Michigan 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is “to restore, preserve, and improve vision.” Over the past decade, the organization’s major fundraising event the ‘A Night for Sight’ charity wine auction has raised over $1 million to support local vision researchers and organizations supporting the visually impaired and their families, with a special emphasis on organizations working with visually impaired children.
Evan H. Black, M.D., F.A.C.S.
“Beyond Blepharoplasty: Lifting the Forehead and Brow”
Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Oakland University/William Beaumont Hospital School of Medicine. Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Wayne State University School of Medicine. Program Director, ASOPRS Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
Dr. Black received his medical degree at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. He completed his ophthalmology residency at University of North Carolina followed by a two-year Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship at William Beaumont Hospital and Kresge Eye Institute. He is a member of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and is Board certified in Ophthalmology. He is past president of the Michigan Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons.
Dr. Black specializes in cosmetic eyelid and brow surgery, Botox treatments around the eyes, as well as the surgical management of diseases such as eyelid ptosis (drooping eyelids), eyelid tumors and reconstruction, tearing eye problems, lower eyelid malpositions, thyroid eye disease, and orbital tumors. His research interests include advances in tearing treatments, laser tearing surgery and botulinum toxin investigations. He lectures nationally and internationally, has numerous publications, and is Program Director of the WSU Fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Black has been voted Best Doctors in America® each year from 2005 through 2016.