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Rebecca’s Thyroid Eye Disease Journey

“I would like to share my thyroid eye disease journey and my story about meeting my “Prince Charming” and how fitting he would be found in Beverly Hills, Ca where a lot of the movie stars live. Only my prince would be a doctor – Dr. Raymond Douglas. Not just a doctor but in my… Read More »


The Impact of Graves’ Disease on Dry Eyes

Hi, I’m Dr. Raymond Douglas, in Beverly Hills. For today’s Thyroid Thursday episode, I want to talk to everyone a little bit about the impact of Graves’ disease on dry eye. One thing that I want people to know, is that patients with thyroid eye disease often have very severe dry eye. And that’s because… Read More »


Eyelid Retraction in Graves’ Disease

In this week’s episode of Thyroid Thursday, Graves’ disease specialist, Dr. Raymond Douglas, talks about eyelid retraction in Graves’ disease patients. What is eyelid retraction? Eyelid retraction occurs when there is an abnormal elevation of the upper eyelid (so the upper eyelid rests higher above the cornea/iris) and/or there is an abnormal elevation of the… Read More »


How is Graves' disease diagnosed

How is Graves’ Disease Diagnosed?

In this week’s episode of Thyroid Thursday, Dr. Douglas is joined by endocrinologist, Dr. Pejman Cohan, to discuss the topic – How is Graves’ disease diagnosed? Dr. Douglas: Hi, I’m Dr. Raymond Douglas, and I’m an oculoplastic and orbit specialist here in Beverly Hills, California. And today, we’re talking about Graves’ Disease and we’re talking… Read More »


Learn How to Cover Dark Under Eye Circles or Bruises

In this week’s episode of Thyroid Thursday, freelance makeup artist (and our very own) Jean Kim (@jeamkin on Instagram) teaches us how to cover up dark under eye circles or bruises after surgery with makeup. 8 Steps to Concealing Dark Circles and Bruises Step 1 Apply orange color-correction concealer on the bruise or dark circle.… Read More »



Hypothyroidism vs. Hyperthyroidism – What’s the Difference (Part 1)

Today, Dr. Raymond Douglas sits down with thyroid surgeon Dr. Babak Larian of the CENTER for Advanced Head & Neck Surgery and Chief of the Department of Otolaryngology at Cedars-Sinai. Patients often ask us about the differences between hypothyroidism vs. hyperthyroidism, so Dr. Douglas asks Dr. Larian to explain each condition. Hypothyroidism vs. Hyperthyroidism What… Read More »


Out of Town Patients Guide for Orbital Decompression

In this week’s episode of Thyroid Thursday, Dr. Raymond Douglas shares all of the information in his out of town patients guide so you know what to expect if you need to travel to Los Angeles for your orbital decompression. At our practice, we evaluate thyroid eye disease patients from all over the country and… Read More »


Graves’ Disease in Children – What to do?

In this week’s episode of Thyroid Thursday, expert oculoplastic surgeon Dr. Raymond Douglas discusses treatment for Graves’ disease in children and adolescents. The disease is actually more common than realized in children so we wanted to create a resource for parents with children suffering from Graves’ disease. Types of Graves’ Disease in Children There are TWO… Read More »


What’s the Best Treatment for Dry Eyes?

In this week’s episode of Thyroid Thursday, Dr. Raymond Douglas sits down with dry eye specialist, Dr. Neda Shamie to discuss the best treatment for dry eyes in thyroid eye disease patients. A lot of our thyroid eye disease patients deal with dry, irritated eyes, so we hope this information is very helpful in helping… Read More »


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