About two weeks ago I did double eyelid surgery with Dr. Choe in New York after finding out that I didn't have the time or money to go to South Korea for surgery. I was honestly a bit apprehensive at first, however Dr. Choe and his staff exceeded my expectations! They were VERY kind and helpful, making me feel like family from the minute I walked in for a consultation. Prior to the surgery, he... more
I have for years hated my eyes. They were uneven, small and most importantly unattractive. It made my face puffy and rounder, therefore I hid them through glasses, makeup and false eyelashes. I have a high pain tolerance so the surgery was not as painful as I anticipated. Truthfully, the incision was not painful at all. I had to get a layer of fat removed from my eyes, and that was the most... more
I was a stock a bond analyst for years so I always researched thoroughly before I made my picks. Never had plastic surgery before and quite intimidated.. My eyelids however, were not only drooping but also asymmetrical and I became very aware and uncomfortable by the looks of people who met me for the first time.
Instead of a forehead lift suggested by some Upper East side docs he... more
I had the double eyelid surgery and cheek lift done first. While it was still recovering I did chemical peeling all of which was done during my job transition period last year. The chemical peeling was actually more painful compare to the double eyelid and cheek lift. It took me a while to recover due to my age (50's)and I was anxious to recover since I was seeking for job during that... more
I did this because i desired rounder looking eyes. The recovery time was fairly quick and pain-free, except when the stitches were taken out, but that was only a few seconds.
i recently had a non-incisional double eyelid surgery. Non- incisional meaning that no part of my eyes were cut, only stitches were used.
Although my doctor did a great job, i feel that m more