Eyelid or Orbital InjuryHome Eye & Vision Eyelid or Orbital InjuryOur specialists treat a wide range of eye injuries from minor to very severe.diagnosisTreatmentCONDITIONS & SYMPTOMSDiagnosisThe patient’s medical history and cause of injury greatly determine the course of action that our specialists take to treat the injury.An eye exam is conducted.Inspection and examination of any lacerations.Orbital and sensorimotor evaluations.Vision, visual function and optic nerve and retinal analyses may be performed to assess potential damage to the eye or vision.Orbital ultrasonography may be performed.CT scanning is often performed in office, if not already done.TreatmentImmediate treatment should be sought for the following eye injuries:Chemical exposureLacerations in the eyelid, eyelid margins (eyelashes) or eyeballForeign particles that cannot be removed with gentleSolar retinopathySurgical treatment of eyelid and orbital injuries is often helpful for restoration of normal function and appearance.Conditions and SymptomsEyelid lacerations.Orbital fracture: Pain, double vision, eyelid swelling, upper lip numbness on side of fracture, swelling and bruising around eye. Written and reviewed by: The Pacific Neuroscience medical and editorial team We are a highly specialized team of medical professionals with extensive neurological and cranial disorder knowledge, expertise and writing experience. Last updated: April 6, 2020 icon-calendar Schedule an appointmentSchedule a consultation or record review via phone or online. icon-quote Get a second opinionLearn more about your treatment options. icon-stethoscope Find a doctorMake an appointment at a center of excellence.