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Asymmetry Post Bleph - Sacramento, CA
- Worst Mistake Ever
- posted 2 years ago
- Not Worth It
- Cost: $4,200
- Thomas Ray Stevenson, MD (Sacramento, CA)
Mainly, I urge you NOT to go through w/ this...
- 13 Apr 2011
Mainly, I urge you NOT to go through w/ this surgery. Only now do I see that MOST of the online articles say that the MOST COMMON problem is asymmetry! Gee, too bad this was not emphasized to me in advance.
Now I feel disfigured, embarassed, ashamed. I am sick every time I look in the mirror. Yes, I had a board certified p.s. Big deal. I'm still disfigured, depressed, sick.
Did it because risks were never discussed. Had I...
- 25 Apr 2011
My Doctor: Thomas Ray Stevenson, MD
Doctor did not provide thorough info on post op expectations. He minimized the risks, acting as if the procedure was so easily done, and results would be positive. No honest discussion about the risk of asymmetry, sagging lower lid, weeks of eye sensitivity, In hindsight, wild horses could not drag me into that surgery room, if only I had known the truth.
Updated on 25 Apr 2011:
Dr. Stevenson provides NO pre-op info, leading you into surgery with no concept of the risks involved. Post op, he only says "wait a while."