Worst Eyelid Surgery Ever - Doctor David Schlessinger from Woodbury, NY

I don't know How Even Start A very Nice Doctor...

I don't know How Even Start
A very Nice Doctor Recommend Him, Me & My Husband went to see him, He is The Type of Person that seems very Narcissistic, Yelling and Cursing The Employers in front of Patients. Anyway I was so in Rush to Get My Droopy Eyelid, He sent an Eye Drops for 2 weeks I took it and Then I was Back those Drops fixed nothing, He examined me and Schedule the surgery, everytime me and my husband went to see him always treating bad the employers and cursing them, always made us wait to finally come in rush to give us information and then leave so quick, he was the type of doctor that was extremely dry and cold, i don't know how to explain, but like i said a very nice doctor we know for long time recommend him and said his was was very good, I was tired to be fighting with my Droopy Eyelid, Some Days they were really irritated and i always was looking like tired and it was bother me to see sometimes, it was medical, rainy days my left droopy eye was blurry. Anyway he made my surgery but before he told me he only need to remove the skin excess and that's it, My eyes will be both even, Hopefully you can see the Pics Before & After, When I woke up of the surgery is was gone, He sent somebody to tell me need to see him in a couples of days, after 7 days we went to see him, he examined me again and then i had to be back again around 10 days to remove the stitches, Obviously He did that while he was yelling one of his employer again, I came home and go to see to the mirror and saw He Left some Stitches which was pulling off my skin, and Then I went back to see him after a month for next check in on my left eye, still Droopy, Very Depressed I was after a Month realize still My Eye was Droopy and Big, it past 7 months already and I still have a Droopy Eyelid and It's worse than Before cause Now My Left Droopy Eyelid is Bigger, He just had to reduce the eyelid and actually created me more lid on my eye, He was bigger the fat skin excess, It's ridiculous, and Last thing I think is Crazy, My Husband told me He Double Charge us for The Surgery Twice. Please Be Careful with This Type of Doctors thinking the are the best, Seems like He can Help u but Actually he can Hurt you even more with their surgeries.Before and After Pics.Where I am Wearing The Blue Contacts is After

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I'm so sorry this happened to you and to think that this was done by an oculoplastic surgeon - I've always heard that they were the best to do eyelid surgery. This doctor sounds very rude and unprofessional. I hope you can get the eye corrected - there should be good help in NY for you. And if it's any consolation, youhave beautiful eyes. Thanks for letting the rest of us know to avoid him.
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He needs to be deregistered and locked away with keys concreted. ABSOLUTELY disgusting. Hope you get a successful revision soon.
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Thank you your comment make me feel better about my Left eye, I agree with you, it's too Bad he is that type of doctor :(

SURGERY PRICE

THE SURGERY WAS ON TOTAL 1,700 FROM MY POCKET, FROM THE INSURANCE WAS 4.000.00

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Cindy is this has truly happened to you I'm really sorry and hope you get this corrected.. However the before and after pictures to me and others I believe are totally different people. You say you have contacts on but even your eyes look completely different, it's like I'm hoping that you're not using two different pictures to sabotage this doctor.
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I wondered that too -sorry but usually blue contacts do not cover brown eyes that well.
I got not intention to do it, Those are My Pics, and If you going to say something Negative better Keep your Mouth Shut, Enough dealing With My Eyes This Way. You think I will Take the time to do a long Review just for something for no reason, well then you are crazy. I don't appreciate your comment so keep it for yourself

BETTER PICTURES OF MY EYES

SOME OF YOU ARE ASKING ME WHY I LOOK SO DIFFERENT ON THE LAST PICTURES CAUSE I HAVE BLUE CONTACT LENSES , AND MAKE UP, I DECIDED TO ADD ANOTHER PICS OF ME WITHOUT MAKEUP OF CONTACT LENSES.

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I would have walked out the instant I heard him cursing at an employee!
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If he won't make this right, I think you can file a complaint here http://www.op.nysed.gov/opd/ Let us know what happens, good Luck! ~ SS
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OMG, ok now with that pic I see why you are upset! What does the doctor say? I think they say to wait for 6 months to heal before a revision, and ptosis revisions are difficult, but this is unacceptable. I am so sorry you are dealing with this :( XO ~ SS
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Long Island Oculoplastic Surgeon

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