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is a secondary procedure reasonable for upper bleph eyelid surgery scars?
I am 1 year post op from upper bleph surgery. My surgeon used laser with undisolvable sutures. I have devekoped wide white scars within the eyelid crease but they are very visable when I close my eyes or raise my eyebrows. When eyes ar open there is a slight visable scar on the very inner corner of the eyes. Even after a year the scars still seem to be evolving. My PS (a reputable Occular plastic surgeon) suggested the scars could be cut out with a scalpel, (I think he said he would remove the old sutures- not sure) and re-sutured with a different type type of suture (disolvable) . He said there would be more swelling and bruising than the laser surgery but I would be left with thinner scars. Does this sound reasonable or should I get a 2nd opinion? I trust my PS but am a little nervous about having to go through the healing process again. any input would be greatly appreciated.