A condition known as proptosis it is often associated with Thyroid Eye Disease (TED), also known as, Thyroid Related Ophthalmopathy, Graves' Ophthalmopathy or Graves' Orbitopathy it is an autoimmune disorder that occurs in people with thyroid dysfunction.

Several of the symptoms associated with Thyroid Eye Disease are bulging eyes (proptosis) and or eyelid retraction, abnormal blinking, dry eyes, double vision (diplopia) or vision impairment and inflammation of the orbit and its surrounding tissues.

Depending on the severity different treatment options are available to either treat individual complaints or all complaints over a series of multiple surgeries. However treatment choices greatly depends on the Thyroid levels being stabilized and the individual patients needs.