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Eyelid Surgery Risks

What are the risks of upper eyelid surgery? READ MORE

Dry Eye - Temporary or Permanent After Upper Bleph?

In some cases I hear dry eye is 'permanent' after eyelid surgery (or ptosis repair for that matter). If it is permanent, does it usually mean... READ MORE

Eyelid Belpharoplasty Risks, Problems, What to Know in Advance

In preping myself for eyelid blepharoplasty procedure i'd like to know what to expect beforehand.  Am I taking risks? what problems are... READ MORE

Risks of Fat Pad Removal on Lower Eyelids?

When they remove the fat pads from the lower lids is there a risk to tear production? READ MORE

Skin Pinch Unwanted Side Effects or Risks?

What are the chances of scarring after having a skin pinch? What are the risks? After having lower transconjunctival lower Blepharoplasty done with... READ MORE

What Are the Risks of Transconjunctival Lower Eyelid Surgery with Skin Pinch?

I saw a plastic surgeon today (will see others as well) and he recommended a fat melting blepharoplasty or transconjunctival. What are the risks of... READ MORE

Lacrimal Gland Mistakenly Removed?

Can a lacrimal gland be mistakenly removed thru an eyelid lift? How common is this problem? Is there any test that can be done to see if the glands... READ MORE

Risk of Upper Eyelid Blepharoplasty for Keloid Prone Skin?

Hi, I have "keloid prone skin" and I was wondering what would happen if I get the incisonal upper eyelid blepharoplasty??? I have one uneven... READ MORE

Risk of Eyelid Surgery Causing Permanent Blindness or Double Vision

I Read That Eyelid Surgery Can Cause Permanent Blindness or Double Vision, is This a Risk? How are the eyes protected to avoid this possible risk? READ MORE

Congenital Ptosis Eye Operation Fail Rate? (photo)

Hi all My name is Natrah. I'm Malaysian and 32 years old. I have congenital ptosis eye for both eye. I'm planning to undergo an operation since i have... READ MORE

What Are Some of the Risks That Orbital Decompression Carries? (photo)

I have asked a question before concerning my prominent bulgy eyes and have received some very insightful answers from some of the doctors on this site... READ MORE

Second Upper and Lower Eyelid Surgery Recommended?

I have been told that once upper and lower eyelid surgery has been performed, that subsequent eyelid surgeries are not recommended as they often do... READ MORE

Risk of Lower Lid Scarring/Keloiding (African American)

I'm African American, do I have to worry about the lower lid scarring/keloiding. I'm considering lower lid blepharplasty. READ MORE

Is Eyelid Surgery An Outpatient Procedure?

Are there any procedures that will lift up the outer corners of my eyes, so that I do not have a sad "puppy dog" look? How much do these... READ MORE

1 in 30,000 Become Blind After Eyelid Surgery - Fact or Fiction?

Is it true that in 30000 eyelid surgeries 1 person becomes permanently blind ? Isn't this value too high ? READ MORE

Asymmetric Eyelids, Completely Different Shapes - Is There Any Solution? (photo)

I have always felt very uncomfortable with how the shape of my eyelids differs from one another. I'd like my left eyelid to be similar to my right... READ MORE

Eyelid Not Closing While Asleep, Advice?

Many Of you Doctors wrote things like " I would see an opthamologist and discuss options such as plugs, tape, and make sure you are using proper... READ MORE

Current Trends for Lower Eyelid Surgery?

If a surgeon has vast experience in eyelid surgery, can one be assured that because of excellent skills that the usual issues with the transcutaneous... READ MORE

Eyelid Surgery & Injectable Fillers with Myasthenia Gravis

I have had Myasthenia Gravis for about 15yrs and have not been on any medication for over 3yrs. Back then I did have some eyelid drooping, facial... READ MORE

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