Lower Eyelid Retraction From Previous Surgery- Options to Fix It? (photo)

I have a small amount of retraction in my right eye from previous surgery. A procedure was done to tighten the eye at the corner to pull it up. This helped but I'm still off about half a millimeter. Is a spacer or graft an option for this at such a small amount, with accuracy? My concern would be over correction.

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Lower lid retraction

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You are correct that lower lid retraction surgery with space graft would likely be needed.  Undercorrection, rather than overcorrection is more common. See an oculoplastic surgeon.


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