Chaneve Jeanniton, MD., FACS
Chaneve Jeanniton, MD is an ophthalmologist with subspecialty training in oculoplastic surgery. With this combination, she expertly addresses both the medical and cosmetic aspects of plastic surgery of the eyes. Her scope of practice includes the most advanced techniques of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids, tear system and orbit.
Dr. Jeanniton is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. She completed her Ophthalmology residency training at St. Luke’s – Roosevelt Hospital Center of Columbia University in New York City and then went on to complete advanced fellowships in both Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Ocular Pathology at the renowned New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. She received her Doctorate of Medicine from SUNY Stony Brook University where she received top honors upon graduation (Alpha Omega Alpha) and was acknowledged with the Distinguished Woman in Medicine Award.
Dr. Jeanniton holds a clinical teaching position at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. She is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Jeanniton enjoys teaching ophthalmologists from around the world about eyelid and orbital anatomy at annual meetings of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Jeanniton welcomes patients of all ages with functional disorders of the eyelid, lacrimal (tear) system and orbit as well as patients pursuing cosmetic eyelid surgery and rejuvenation. Dr. Jeanniton has a special interest in facial and skin rejuvenation and she is facile with an entire range of non-surgical cosmetic treatments such as BOTOX® cosmetic and dermal fillers such as Restylane® to smooth fine lines and wrinkles. To help patients look their best, Dr. Jeanniton performs cosmetic eyelid plastic surgery including ‘eye lifts’ or blepharoplasty to help patients with puffy, baggy or tired looking eyelids. She also has special expertise in treating patients with eyelid position problems such as entropion and ectropion, droopy eyelids or ptosis and treatment of benign and malignant eyelid tumors, tearing disorders and thyroid eye disease.