Blepharoplasty Turkey (know about surgeons, techniques, prices and more 2023)

This article will walk you through the cost tables and required formalities pertaining blepharoplasty surgery in turkey. If this interests you, then read along!

By Samruddhi Bhartiya

Updated on 30th, Dec'22

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Can you get your eye done in turkey?

  • Annually around 500,000 people from all over the world travel to Turkey to seek medical treatments. This number continues to grow with every passing year.
  • Turkey is counted among the top 10 countries for medical tourism.
  • Blepharoplasty has been growing in demand here and has visibly become one of the most popular surgeries in Turkey.


Let's know why Turkey is the most preferred destination for blepharoplasty:


Why Turkey is the most preferred destination for blepharoplasty

  • Employs eminent doctors and surgeons (In Turkey, Istanbul has risen to prominence among various other cities owing to their highly skilled ophthalmologists and eye surgeons).
  • Has successfully created a robust health care system. 
  • Has fully equipped hospitals that follow up-to-date practices. 
  • Inexpensive rates for prescription drugs, consultation fees, and medical procedures.
  • The country is home to some of the best hospitals in the world. They strive to provide services that fall in line with EU standards. 


Blepharoplasty Turkey at a glance 



When to fly

after surgery





1 day

2 to 3 weeks

1500-3500 USD

3 to 4 weeks



Who is the best blepharoplasty surgeon in Turkey?

Turkey is well recognized for its plastic and cosmetic surgery. This can be credited to: highly skilled surgeons who are trained to use novel techniques to cater their patients needs. 


Below is the list of 5 best eye surgeons in Turkey who provide best treatments with regards to Blepharoplasty . 


You may also visit our page to get more information about renowned turkish doctors and broader range of treatments they offer.


 1. Dr. Atacan Emre Kocman


DepartmentAesthetics and Plastic Surgeon, Istanbul, Turkey

Turkeyana clinic, Istanbul, Turkey

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  2. Dr. Selcuk Aytac


Aesthetics and Plastic Surgeon, Istanbul, Turkey


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3. Dr. Mustafa Murat Ozturk

DepartmentAesthetics and Plastic Surgeon, Istanbul, Turkey

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4. Dr. Dervis Akbilen



Aesthetics and Plastic Surgeon, Istanbul, Turkey

 Consultant, 19 years of experience



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5. Dr. Ahmet Cemil Dalay



DepartmentAesthetics and Plastic Surgeon, Istanbul, Turkey


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All-inclusive Blepharoplasty packages in turkey

  • Free COVID-19 Test before departure
  • Flight costs up to 160$.
  • 3 nights in a five star hotel in Istanbul
  • Costs for laboratory, medication, and equipment
  • Pre/post-operative tests
  • All-round VIP transfer
  • Free accommodation for your companion
  • Personal assistants speak in English 

7 Best hospitals for Blepharoplasty in Turkey

Best hospitals for Blepharoplasty Istanbul:


1. Acibadem International Hospital

Blepharoplasty (Eyelids) in Acibadem International Hospital: Costs, Top Doctors, and Reviews
AddressYeşilköy, İstanbul Caddesi No:82, 34149 Bakırköy/İstanbul, Turkey

$2000 – $3150

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2. Emsey Hospital, Pendik

AddressÇamlık, Selçuklu Cd. No:22 Istanbul 34912, Turkey

$2100 - $3500

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3. Medical Park Group, İstanbul

Medical Park Group, İstanbul
AddressOtakçılar Cd. No:78 Flat Ofis Aqua Court E Blok 3. Kat Eyüp Istanbul 34050, Turkey

$2000 - $3500

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4. Baskent University Istanbul Hospital

Blepharoplasty (Eyelids) in Baskent University Istanbul Hospital: Costs, Top Doctors, and Reviews
AddressAltunizade, Oymacı Sk. No:7, 34662 Üsküdar/İstanbul, Turkey

$2500 - $3700

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Best hospitals for blepharoplasty Antalya:


1. Memorial Antalya hospital

Memorial Antalya Hospital
AddressZafer Mah. Yıldırım Beyazıt Cad. No: 91, Kepez/Antalya, Turkey


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2. Alara health center

Addresskızlar Pınarı, Uğurlu Sk. No:3, 07460 Alanya/Antalya, Turkey


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3. SALUSS Medical Group

AddressArden Plaza Kuşkavağı, 6. Cd. No:37, 07070 Konyaaltı/Antalya


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How much is a blepharoplasty in Turkey?

Blepharoplasty and many other cosmetic surgeries are cheaper in Turkey compared to Europe and the US.


Blepharoplasty cost turkey usually ranges from $1500-3500


Yes, you read that right!


Factors that influence blepharoplasty turkey price:  

  • Surgeons experience.
  • Chosen procedure - upper, lower, or double eyelid surgery.
  • Location of the hospitals and their amenities. 
  • Patient factors such as health conditions and other issues that can complicate the operation.
  • Infrastructure expenses.

Essential preoperative tests for blepharoplasty turkey


Cost in USD

Blood tests


Complete eye exam


Visual field testing


Eyelid photography



Cost of different surgical techniques




Upper eyelid


  • Hospital stay: 1 - 2 hour
  • Duration of wait before flight: 2-3 weeks


Lower eyelid


  • Hospital stay: 1-2  hour
  • Duration of wait before flight: 2-3 weeks


Both eyelid


  • Hospital stay: 1-2 hour
  • Duration of wait before flight: 3-4 weeks


Droopy eyelid


  • Hospital stay: 1 - 2 days.
  • Duration of wait before flight: 2-3 weeks


Eye bag


  • Hospital stay: 2-3 hour
  • Duration of wait before flight: 3-4 weeks



Other procedures that can be combined with blepharoplasty


Procedures that can be combined with blepharoplasty





  • Hospital stay: 2 nights.
  • Duration of wait before flight: 1 week
  • Aim: Chin reshaping.



  • Hospital stay: 2 nights.
  • Duration of wait before flight: 1-2 week
  • Aim: Repositioning and tightening of facial skin




  • Hospital stay: 4-5 hours.
  • Duration of wait before flight: 10-14 days
  • Aim: Focuses on the brow skin and forehead skin




  • Hospital stay: 1-2 nights.
  • Duration of wait before flight: 10-14 days
  • Aim: Lift the brow and forehead skin.


Botox &


  • Hospital stay: 4-5 hours.
  • Duration of wait before flight: 1-2 days
  • Aim: Targets different types of wrinkles



Cost of blepharoplasty surgery across different cities





Cost comparison against different countries


Blepharoplasty cost comparison in different countries









Isn't Turkey the cheapest of all?


Let’s have a look at blepharoplasty turkey before and after results

Success rates of blepharoplasty in Turkey

  • About 95% of blepharoplasty Turkey cases turn out to be successful. 
  • In approximately 4 to 6 weeks after your surgery, you should be able to notice the complete results.
  • Surgery on the upper eyelids can last for 5-7 years.
  • Rarely is it necessary to undergo lower eyelid surgery again. Of course, your eyes will continue to age even after the treatment. A forehead lift may be considered an option if your eyelids droop again.

The pictures below are a visual rendition of the changes brought about by this surgery.


Before/After Blepharoplasty Turkey



How to prepare for your trip to Turkey

Are you planning a trip to Turkey for your treatment and do not know from where to begin?


Don't worry! Below we have listed some points that can help you prepare your trip to Turkey. 


Except for nationals from visa-exempt countries, foreigners wishing to undergo medical treatment in Turkey must first obtain a medical visa. There are two types of visas:


Types of visas

  • Ordinary medical visa: which you can obtain through the Turkish embassy or consulate in your area.
  • Electronic visa (e-visa): you can obtain one using the Turkish government's online visa system.
  • Visitors must obtain a medical visa unless they are nationals belonging to visa-exempt territories.
  • The Turkish online visa system is secure and efficient. Here's how you can attain it:
    • Go to ​​and complete the application by selecting your country and filling in requirement details regarding passport type and identity card.
    • The platform is easy to understand and will guide you.
    • Once you are done filling out the form, save and download it.
    • To obtain consular approval, the applicant must appear at the nearest Turkish embassy of his country.
    • Travel dates can be scheduled after visa approval.

Are you thinking when traveling to Turkey for medical treatment, what essential documents do I need to carry along?

  • You must include beneficiary documents such as your passport copies, residence license, driver's license, and bank statement.
  • Documents related to medical history, test results, doctor referral notes, and information about your health insurance.

Some things to keep in mind:


Dont's of Blepharoplasty

  • Consumption of aspirin, antibiotics, and nicotine products should stop at least 2 to 3 weeks before the surgery.
  • Herbal supplements shouldn't be consumed during this period.
  • Inform the doctor about your medications, especially if they are blood thinners.
  • Do not wear cosmetics, jewelry, contact lenses, hair clips, or body piercings.
  • Carry loose-fitting clothes.



Frequently Asked Questions

Q.1) What is a good age for blepharoplasty?

 Answer: It is recommended that blepharoplasty should be done after the age of 40 for the best result. However, it can be done at any age if required.


 Q.2) Can eyes look smaller after blepharoplasty?

 Answer: Short Answer: No

Blepharoplasty can't change your eye size. However, it can bring a change in a person's appearance, and blepharoplasty itself is sufficient to overcome aging problems.


 Q.3) How long does a blepharoplasty last?

 Answer: Blepharoplasty can last for 5 to 7 years or even a lifetime.


 Q.4) What is the most common eye shape?

 Answer: There are six types of most common eye shapes:

  • Round, 
  • Monolid
  • Hooded 
  • Downturned
  • Upturned
  • Almond

Also, Almond shaped eye is regarded as the most desired and attractive eye shape.


 Q.5) Why are my eyes blurry after blepharoplasty?

 Answer: Patients often experience blurred vision immediately after having blepharoplasty because of the work done on the upper and lower eyelids.


 Q.6) How many times can you do blepharoplasty?

 Answer: Blepharoplasty can be done more than once if required, especially after the years. However, it is not often needed after a successful surgery.


 Q.7) Is it worth getting blepharoplasty?

 Answer: Any one of the following issues can be resolved through blepharoplasty:

  • Tired-looking eyes
  •  Drooping eyelids
  •  Thin and crepe-paper skin around the eyelids
  •  Dark circles under the eyes
  •  Puffy bags under the eyes
  •  Deep tear troughs
  •  Hooding of the eyelids
  •  Asian eyelids that lack the upper lid crease
  •  Prominent crows feet

 Q.8) Who are eligible candidates for blepharoplasty in Turkey?  

 Answer: To be eligible for this surgery, you should match one of the following parameters:

  • To undergo a blepharoplasty, you must be in good health, a nonsmoker, and free from significant eye diseases. 
  • Patients typically request eyelid surgery with drooping eyelids, aging skin around the eyes, puffiness, and occasionally an obstructed upper field of vision.
  • Most Asian people who opt for double eyelid surgery often want to look like they have more enormous eyes.


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