Partial Myectomy and Ptosis Repair for Blepharospasm with Apraxia of Lid Opening

I am am a 52 yr o physician who recently underwent...

I am am a 52 yr o physician who recently underwent partial myectomy and ptosis repair for Blepharospasm with Apraxia of lid opening, initially almost 7 wks ago, along with lateral canthoplasty which I was unaware of (I am not asian) until after.

Initially told I could go back to work in 2 wks, 6wks off ideal as I was to join a new practice in 6 wks. At 3 wks ,sent pictures to my out-of-state surgeon as eyes looked very deformed not just asymmetrical, was reassured that it was "great"at 3 wks post op . At 5 wks f/u my Lt eye upper lid was almost non existent in the lateral half, I looked strange at best.There was no way any of that could correct on its own. On my insistance as I had already lost the job, had resigned from the one I had), he agreed to make some corrections to both eyes.

Now though its only been 2 wks since the 2nd repair,(i also have a stitch abscess in Rt eye that came up 3 days after 2nd surgery,but healing) my LT lid is <1/2 the size of the Rt one, there is almost no lid above the suture line even to try and pull and there is a large fold above the RT.Rt eye has lagophthalmos

HORRIBLE! Worst decision of my life.Did it because of medical advice. Was told risk of contracturs and will need more extensive surgery later . Untimely, as I had great results after 1 treatment with botox .

Please help me with timely advice, I don't know where to turn. Thanks
I had my eye revision on June 24, 2010. The photo on my profile are my newer eyes. I also had a mid face lift with temporal pull to the sides for elongated eyes and vertical appearance once again. The upper lids had Pearl fat grafting and I can see where it is already starting to absorb, so more will be needed. My eyes are no longer hollowed, and the face lift helped fill out hollowed lower lids as well. I am very pleased this far and it had been over 5 weeks. The down time was less than expected, with little swelling and bursing. Less than with original eye lid surgery. This has been along time coming and the Plastic /Reconstructive Surgeon I chose was one with skill and experience.I should of gone to him originally and saved myself allot of heartache and emotional pain. He is in my own home town of Illinois.I have plenty of before and after photos of anyone is interested.
hello my name is Teresa and I have blepharospasms and am very interested in seeing your before and after pictures. my email is I am not sure how to get your pics but maybe you can explain it to me. Looking forward to hearing from you. thank you teresa
Hello Vickisue, my name is Teresa and I am very interested in seeing your pics/ as I am contemplating surgery for my blepharospasms. not sure how to see your pics. but would very much like to do so. thank you teresa
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Did not like to listen, or answer questions, very arrogant. Details never discussed, pros/cons never explained. Got info from a bunch of articles handed to me.

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