Dr Benjamin Burt FRANZCO FACS – Oculoplastic Surgeon

Dr Burt is Melbourne’s most highly regarded Surgeon for Eyelid Surgery Procedures including Upper & Lower Blepharoplasty and Asian Double Eyelid Surgery.

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  • Dr Benjamin Burt is one of Melbourne’s leading Blepharoplasty Eyelid Surgery experts
  • He is highly regarded for his precision surgical skills and best-practice patient care protocols
  • He operates in a Hawthorn East Clinic as well as major hospitals in Melbourne

Melbourne-based Surgeon Dr Benjamin Burt FRANZCO FACS is highly regarded for his expertise in facial rejuvenation surgery (Eyelid Surgery and Brow Lift procedures).

Dr Burt performs complex and fully customised surgery procedures of the eyes, upper and lower eyelids and brow area.  Our top Surgeon for upper facial rejuvenation of the eyelids and/or brow, Dr Burt works closely with our non-surgical cosmetic injecting teams as well as the Plastic Surgery team at Cosmetic Surgery for Women & Men. His eyelid surgery and brow lift consulting rooms are based in Hawthorn East.

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About Eyelid Surgeon Dr Benjamin Burt, FRANZCO/FACS

  • Dr Benjamin Burt’s key focus is in Oculoplastic Surgery of  the orbit, eyelids, periorbital, face, and the reconstruction of the eye and associated structures.
  • He’s been an Ophthalmologist for over 10 years, and has performed thousands of eyelid surgery procedures.
  • He has extensive experience in upper face rejuvenation surgery procedures including eyelid surgery, upper and lower blepharoplasty, canthoplasty and brow lift surgery .

In addition to Blepharoplasty surgeries, Dr Burt (FRANZCO/FACS) also performs Revisional and Complex Eyelid Lift and Brow Lift surgeries including Asian double eyelid lift procedures and combined upper & lower eyelid lifts.

  • Dr Burt has operating privileges in fully-accredited Hospitals in several locations in Australia.
  • He is an excellent communicator who is dedicated to getting his patients natural-looking facial rejuvenation results and top-level patient care.

If you have droopy, baggy or saggy upper eyelids or bulges under your lower eyelids, and need “eye-bag” or “eyelid reduction” Surgery, Dr Benjamin Burt is the Eye Surgery expert for you.

Hear from Melbourne’s highly skilled Eyelid Surgeon, Dr Burt.

Dr Benjamin Burt performs Upper and Lower Eyelid Lift Surgery and Asian Eyelid Surgery for men and women as well as treatments for eye lid Ptosis that impedes on vision.

Dr Benjamin Burt, FRANZCO FACS, is available to see patients at our  Hawthorn (Melbourne) location.


International Recognition in Ophthalmology and Blepharoplasty (Eye Lift Surgery)

  • Dr Benjamin Burt is a dedicated surgeon who’s key focus is Oculoplastic surgery.
  • Dr Burt (FRANZCO FACS) has extensive surgical experience in the US, Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
  • He has an impressive record of international presentations and publications and is currently an editor/reviewer of several prestigious Ophthalmology journals.

Dr Burt achieved FIRST PLACE in the world in the International Council of Ophthalmology Prize Exam in 2000.

Dr. Burt has completed a dual fellowship at the University of California (Los Angeles) (UCLA) under the renowned Dr Robert Goldberg and an Oculopastic fellowship in Auckland, New Zealand.



Surgical Experience & Skills Summary of Dr Benjamin Burt FRANZCO FACS

  • 4000+ lid, orbital, and facial procedures including ectropion, entropion, blepharoplasty surgery and ptosis repair, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery
  • 2000+ lacrimal procedures. Probings, Crawford tubes in children
  • Over 1000 DCR and Jones tube placements, using external and endonasal approaches
  • Special interest in: Cosmetic  Oculoplastic surgery, blepharoplasty, Orbital, Facial and Ocular Trauma; Ophthalmic, Orbital and Plastic Surgical Robotics

 Training and Appointments

  • Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Honours – University of Melbourne, 1997
  • Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (FRANZCO)
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
  • Fellow of the Australian Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)
  • Scored in the top ten students in the final year of surgery.
  • Gold Medal in Ophthalmology, Victorian Medical Schools Exam, 1997
  • Head of Texas Tech University Oculopastic Division 2009-2012

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Visit our Clinic’s FAQ pages, learn more about your procedure, have a look at Dr Burt’s photo galleries.

How to Book your Initial Consultation in Hawthorn or Berwick with Dr Benjamin Burt FRANZCO FACS

  • Email us or Call on (03) 8849 1444 to arrange your surgeon consultation appointment
  • A Referral from your GP or from your Specialist is helpful but NOT essential – you can have a consultation without a GP Referral
  • Schedule a confidential consultation with your selected Specialist Surgeon by paying the $200 booking fee.

What to Bring to your Surgeon Consultation

  • Bring a friend or relative to help discuss the information and your choices
  • Take lots of notes and read the documents provided thoroughly
  • If you’ve had previous eyelid surgery, bring along any medical records or before and after photographs for Dr Burt to review

Want more information before scheduling your Surgeon consultation?

  • Request more information about the procedure – call or contact us
  • Book a Complimentary Nurse Consultation (FREE)
  • Organise a phone call with Patient Coordinator (FREE)
  • Attend our Regular Practice Events and hear from our Surgeons and their top support team (FREE)
  • Organise a Skype call consultation with a Surgeon (available for Interstate patients)
  • Speak with a past patient that has had the procedure – call or contact us
  • Browse our Frequently Asked Questions including how to choose a Surgeon for your procedure

Send an enquiry form today or phone one of our Patient Care Coordinators on (03) 8849 1444.

More information on eyelid surgery:

Visit our Blepharoplasty Surgery Information resource page and price/costs pages for Blepharoplasty surgery in Melbourne.


Find out more about Eyelid surgery by reading our Surgery planning guides and procedure guides.

Planning Guides (Recovery, Setting a Surgery Date)

Procedure Guides (Options)

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