Dr. Jean-Paul Abboud

Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute is pleased to introduce Jean-Paul Abboud, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Abboud specializes in aesthetic, plastic, and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids, brows, and face, as well as diseases of the orbit and lacrimal system.

Dr. Abboud graduated with a B.S. in Biological Sciences from Rutgers University. He continued his education at Rutgers with a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering followed by his medical degree from Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.  He completed his ophthalmology residency at UCSD, Shiley Eye Institute. Dr. Abboud then pursued further training through a two-year ASOPRS-sponsored fellowship in Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at West Virginia University.

Dr. Abboud is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  He enjoys photography and painting and looks forward to providing a personalized experience and result for each of his patients.  We are excited to have him offer the following services at our practice:

Services Available

  • Blepharoplasty – Cosmetic and Functional
  • Mid and Full Facelift
  • Brow Lift
  • Eyelid Ptosis Repair
  • Eyelid and Facial Lesion Excision and Reconstruction
  • Eyelid Malposition Repair – Ectropion and Entropion
  • Lacrimal Surgery
  • Orbit Surgery and Facial Fracture Repair
  • Botox Cosmetic Injections
  • Botox injections for Blepharospasms and Hemifacial Spasms
  • Intradermal Fillers and Kybella

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