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Asian Blepharoplasty and the Eyelid Crease with Video 3nd Edition
By Dr. William Pai-Dei Chen, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Publication Date: 2016
Elsevier Health Sciences

This new edition is unique in its exclusive focus on all aspects of double eyelid surgery and Asian blepharoplasty. You’ll gain in-depth knowledge and essential understanding of anatomical differences and corresponding techniques for people of varying age and ethnic groups. Thoroughly updated, state-of-the-art coverage spans the latest procedures...from preoperative preparation through operative techniques, outcomes, and postoperative instructions. Step-by-step descriptions of every procedure, lavishly illustrated with full-color photographs and completely redrawn line drawings, provide helpful guidance to help you achieve superior, consistent surgical results. Plus, receive access to videos with 30 detailed clinical cases covering both primary and revisional techniques, narrated by Dr. Chen.

Chen CACOFS book

Color Atlas of Cosmetic Oculofacial Surgery Second Edition, with DVD
By William P. Chen, MD, FACS, and Jemshed A. Khan, MD
Publication Date: 2010
Price: $218.00
ISBN: 1416062106
ISBN-13: 9781416062103
Elsevier Health Sciences

This state-of-the-art new volume is the only reference devoted exclusively to all aspects of upper and lower eyelids, double eyelid procedures for Asians, Asian eyelids, forehead and cheek-lift surgery. Distinguished specialists in the field offer in-depth coverage of all of the latest procedures, from initial presentation and preoperative preparation through the operative techniques to final outcomes and postoperative instructions. Step-by-step descriptions of each procedure are accompanied by photographs or drawings as well as discussions of pearls and pitfalls, and complications and their correction.

Chen Asian Bleph bookAsian Blepharoplasty: A Surgical Atlas.
By Dr. William Pai-Dei Chen, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Butterworth-Heinemann (1995; out of print). 1st edition, 192pp.

ISBN: 0750694963

First comprehensive textbook that details the origins of the various suture methods versus the incision methods for double eyelid crease procedures. First book to emphasize the various anatomy unique to Asians and surgical details this necessitated.

Oculoplastic book"Oculoplastic –The Essentials"
( A Medical Textbook): Chen, WPDC (Editor)
Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc.
(Stuttgart and New York); August 2001. Hardcover, 499pp.

ISBN: 1588900274


Some books to which Dr.Chen has contributed chapters on Asian Blepharoplasty techniques:

Recent published papers and book chapters:


Double Eyelid Instruction Courses given Nationally

"Asian Blepharoplasty—State of the Art"-- Instruction Course to other Ophthalmologists at the Annual Meetings of the American Academy of Ophthalmology: 2006, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2014

"Asian Blepharoplasty - Anatomy and Technique"
Instruction Course to other Ophthalmologists,at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meetings:1988, 1989, 1990; 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, and 2005.


Examiner's Post

Examiner,Oral Examination for Fellowship Program, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery--1989,90,91,92.

Head Examiner-in-Charge, Oral Examination for Fellowship Program, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery--1993,94.


Invited Speaker and Visiting Professorship

2016 - Invited Speaker, ASOPRS, Spring Meeting.

2012 - Invited Panel Speaker, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fall Symposium, Chicago, Illinois

Feb 2012 - Invited Featured Speaker and Honorary Visiting Professor, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

Feb 2005 - Visiting Professorship: Tung Wah Hospital Group, Hong Kong

Apr 2003 - Visiting Professorship: Yongsei University Medical School, Seoul, South Korea