AmandaLou07

Member since 12/27/2013

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Can ptosis surgery cause more damage to an eyelid?

I had minor congenital ptosis in my left eye. My surgeon told me it was 2mm lower than my right eye. It was hardly noticeable during the day, but became more obvious at night... READ MORE

Can ptosis surgery cause eyelid to droop more?

I had minor congenital ptosis in my left eye. My surgeon said it was 2mm lower than my right eye. I recently had ptosis repair and my left eyelid actually drooped more than it... READ MORE

Can Ptosis Surgery Cause my Eyelid to Droop More?

I had minor congenital ptosis in my left eye. My surgeon said it was 2mm lower than my right eye. I recently had ptosis repair and my left eyelid actually drooped more than it... READ MORE

Is it possible to remove all stitches in ptosis repair surgery and have the eye return to its original form?

I had two ptosis surgeries fail in the past 4 weeks. Both times my eyelid drooped lower than it originally started. The doctor never cut my levator muscle, but simply folded... READ MORE

How long does it take for an eyelid to lift after ptosis surgery?

I had two ptosis surgeries in the last three weeks. It has been two weeks since my second surgery and my eyelid has yet to raise to the appropriate height. Most swelling has... READ MORE

How effective will alphagen or alpha agonist eye drops be for people with congenital ptosis?

I had two ptosis surgeries on my left eye within the last month. Its been about three weeks from my last surgery and my doctor says it needs to be revised, however he doesn't... READ MORE

Is my congenital ptosis surgery reversible?

I am 19 years old and had congenital ptosis in my left eye (2mm). After two surgeries, the height improvement is very minimal (still 1.5mm lower) and looks unnatural (it has... READ MORE