ABOUT SAONANON CLINIC
We are eyelid and cosmetic specialty clinic. Our services include both cosmetic and reconstructive eyelid surgeries such as double eyelid surgery, upper blepharoplasty, lower blepharoplasty, blepharoptosis correction and eyelid deformity correction. We are also expert in open rhinoplasty, facial contouring surgery, cheek bone reduction and V-line surgery
Eyelid, nose and facial contouring surgeries is the most popular cosmetic surgeries performed in Asia. Asian face, especially East and South-East Asian face, has a unique character of single puffy eyelid, saddle nose with blunt tip and square face with U-shape chin. Correction of aforementioned problems without losing ethnic characteristics is our goal. Aging change that effect the face is also our expert services.
Why are we different?
Facial surgeries, especially the eyelid surgery, need highly trained and expirienced surgeon. Just like other seriuos health problems, if you have heart disease that require surgery, you will seek only for the most expirience cardiac surgeon. Nowadays, many untrained physician advertised and performing cosmetic surgeries which sometimes cause complications which lead to permanent facial disfigures and even death.
Assistant Professor Preamjit Saonanon, MD is an Ophthalmologist (eye doctor) who is trained specifically for eyelid surgery. She graduated and certified from Chulalongkorn University and the Thai Medical Council. She has been working and teaching medical student, Ophthalmology resident and fellow at King Chulalongkorn Memorial hospital with the patients consulting of more than 3000 cases/year. She is also a well-known speaker in eyelid surgery to many national and international academic meetings. For surgeries, she has been performing more than 600 cases/year of both cosmetic and complex eyelid reconstruction. Therefore, you can be assured that your surgical result will be the best.
Colonel Sarun Saonanon, MD is a certified Plastic surgeon from the Thai Medical Council. He has been practicing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries especially for the face area for more than 15 years. He was also trained with the top rank Korean Plastic surgeon who specialized in doing Asian open rhinoplasty and facial contouring. For this long experience in East Asian face surgery, Dr. Sarun not only use published techniques but also develop his own to create the best surgical result for his patients.
Our scope of treatments
For eyelid surgeries, we offer double eyelid surgery, medial epicanthoplasty (enlarge the inner corner of the eye), blepharoptosis or droopy eyelid correction, hollow eye socket, under eye bag correction, tear trough correction, inward or outward displacement of eyelashes, eyelid deformity from diseases or previous surgery, revision surgery of upper or lower eyelid, eyelid problem from facial nerve paralysis, eyelid mass and eyelid malignancy treatment.
For nose surgeries, we offer open rhinoplasty and tip surgery to correct saddle nose with blunt tip or bulbous nose, revision surgery for one with previous silicone insertion, revision surgery for case with complications from previous surgery.
For facial contouring, we offer cheek bone reduction, jaw line surgery, V-line surgery and mid-face or lower face lift for correction of facial aging change.
Assist.Prof. Preamjit Saonanon, MD
MD, Chulalongkorn University (First class honor)
Residency training in Ophthalmology, Chulalongkorn University
Clinical fellowship in Oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery, Chulalongkorn University
Research fellowship in Oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery, Shiley Eye Center, University of California San Diego
Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology department, King Chulalongkorn Memorial hospital, Chulalongkorn University
Colonel Sarun Saonanon, MD
MD, Chulalongkorn University
Residency training in General Surgery, Somdej Prapinklao Navy Hospital
Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, King Pramongkutklao Army Hospital
Owner, Saonanon clinic
Research and Publications
Saonanon P, Sitthanon S. External levator advancement VS Mueller’s muscle-conjunctival resection for aponeurotic blepharoptosis: A randomized clinical trial. Plast Reconstr Surg 2018; 141: 213-9e.
Saonanon P, Potita P. Contralateral Mueller’s muscle-conjunctiva resection: A therapeutic option in thyroid eye disease patients with unilateral eyelid retraction. Orbit; ePub ahead of print.
Saonanon P. The new focus on epicanthoplasty for Asian eyelids. Curr Opin Ophthalmol 2016; 27(5): 457-64.
Supachutikul K, Pruksakorn V, Saonanon P. A Comparison of Superior Visual Field Defect in Single Eyelid Population With and Without Compensatory Brow Elevation. Poster presentation in APAO 2016, Taipei Taiwan.
Saonanon P, Thongtong P, Wongwuticomjon T. Differences between single and double eyelid anatomy using ultrasound biomicroscopy. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol 2016; 5(5): 335-8.
Saonanon P. Asian Eyelid Anatomy and Surgical Implication. Curr Opin Ophthalmol 2014; 25(5): 436-42.
Saonanon P, Whipple K, Scawn R, et al. Factors Affecting Surgical Duration in Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy. Poster Presentation in WOC 2014, Tokyo Japan.
Saonanon P, Whipple K, Scawn R, et al. Long Term Outcome of Orbital Decompression for Thyroid-related Orbitopathy. A Retrospective Study. Oral Presentation in AOS 2014, Bangkok Thailand.
Saonanon P, Tirakunwichcha S, Chierakul W. Case Report of Orbital Cellulitis and Necrotizing Fasciitis from Melioidosis. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 2013; 29(3): e81-84.
Saonanon P, Korn BS, Kikkawa DO. Conjunctival Muellerectomy: Is This an Effective Surgery for Blepharoptosis in Asian Eyelids? Oral Presentation in ASOPRS Fall meeting 2013, New Orleans USA.
Whipple KM, Saonanon P, Scawn R, et al. Is Age a Risk Factor in the Development of Diplopia Following Orbital Decompression for Thyroid Eye Disease? Poster Presentation in ITED Meeting 2013, Vancouver Canada.
Pariyakanok L, Erjongmanee S, Saonanon P. Indication for Corneal Transplantation in Thailand During 1996 – 2008. Asian Biomed 2011; 5(6): 843-848.
Kasetsuwan N, Gorvanich S, Saonanon P. Post-operative Endopthalmitis-A Review, Thai J Ophthalmol 2010; 24(2).
Saonanon P (2015) Update on Asian Eyelid Anatomy and Peri-ocular Aging Change. Textbook of Aging Skin, 2nd edition.
Saonanon P. (2015) All Eyes on English: Everyday English Conversations by the RCOPT. Bangkok Thailand: Focal Image.
Saonanon P. (2014) Chula Eye Book. Bangkok, Thailand: Chulapress.
Saonanon P. (2012). The Ophthalmology Book for Medical Student and General Practitioner. Essential Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye. Bangkok, Thailand: Chulapress.