Lagophthalmos + Eyelid Surgery

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Gold Eyelid Weights

I have trouble getting my eyelids fully closed. Doing internet research I have found information about a problem callled lagophthalmos. If this is... READ MORE

Lagophthalmos is Causing Painful Dry Eyes. Doctor Wants to Do Gold Implant.

Problem: I am suffering from painful dry eyes due to Lagophthalmos. My oculoplastic surgeon recommends a gold implant placed in the upper eyelid of... READ MORE

Changing Eyelid Crease Help Lagophthalmos After Blepharoplasty?

I had an upper blepharoplasty 6 weeks ago and now have moderate lagophthalmos (5mm of show) of my right eye. Also, my eyes are visibly asymetrical, as... READ MORE

Fat Removal Orbital Decompression Surgery?

Please only focus your answers to the specific questions that I ask. Me: 24y Asian Male. no Graves'. 1.5mm proptosis and as a result, lagophthalmos,... READ MORE

Canthoplasty for Lagopthalmos?

I have lagopthalmos of the left eye from brain surgery, resulting in facial paralysis. I wear an external lid weight for full closure. The bottom lid... READ MORE

Correcting Lagophthalmos and Lateral Scleral Showing?

I have lagophthalmos, and I no longer want my eyes stuck together, giving me a strange look at 28 years of age. I already had canthopexy done and it... READ MORE

Excessive Width of Medial Canthus - Lagophthalmos - Ptosis - Dry Eyes

- Experiencing dry eyes from excessive width of medial canthus (both eyes). - Problem from ages 20-24; I do not know what caused it. - My oculoplastic... READ MORE

After Eyelid Surgery, What Are The Causes of Nocturnal Lagophthalmos?

I had my surgery 4 weeks ago. I'm having problems getting answers from my surgeon and I have made an appointment with another surgeon the... READ MORE

How horrible do skin grafts look on upper eyelids (after all healing is complete)?

To cure lagophthalmos after over-excision of skin in double eyelids surgery. Is the colour difference and "patch-like" effect the only cosmetic... READ MORE

Lagophthalmos After an Eyelid Surgery? (photo)

Hello, I really need your help. I had a n eyelid surgery 2 years ago and after that i have been experiencing painful dry eyes. After a while I noticed... READ MORE

Lagopthalmos at Night, Inadequate Blinking 7 Months After Bleph

3rd revision of blepharoplasty with partial myectomy for blepharospasm. I have been taping my eyes shut since the first procedure in oct 09, to the... READ MORE

What is the Possibility of Scar Tissue Causing Lagopthalmos?

Although I know this is a possibility of eyelid surgery, but I heard it is very rare and almost not possible unless a trauma other than surgery caused... READ MORE

Cannot fully close eyes after double eyelid surgery (too much skin removed). Will my eyes ever be able to fully close? (Photo)

I'm 18 and 2 weeks ago, I had a full incisional double eyelid surgery. I know I'm still healing, but there isn't enough swelling left to attribute my... READ MORE

Lagophthalmos - Suggestions?

I have undergone a lower eyelid lengthening procedure with a sclera graft in both eyes, but the surgeon who performed this says he cannot help me any... READ MORE

Can lagophthalmous and lid lag be corrected? (photo)

I'm 25 YO born with right eye ptosis. I went for ptosis repair when I was 18 years old. It had acceptable results, 2 yrs later I started to have... READ MORE

Video of my Lagophthalmos

Please view my 4 min 28 sec video of my lagophthalmos. I try to show how surgery or a filler injection may help support the medial corner of my eyes.... READ MORE

Upper and Lower Blep Surgery. Hematoma to Left Orbit. Swelling and Lagopthalmous?

Had a bleed to the left orbit 4 weeks ago, 1 week after the surgery. I have been to the opthamologist and she said I have lagopthalmous in that left... READ MORE

What is the treatment for lagophthalmos due to overly aggressive eyelid surgery?

Back in 2006 I had upper eyelid surgery performed while traveling overseas, this surgery was not on the agenda, but it happened.Being that todays... READ MORE

Is lagophthalmos after ptosis surgery (resulted with overcorrection) curable? Or are we condemned to that?

I had congenital ptosis surgery 2 months ago. Overcorrection settles down time by time. But! Lagophthalmos is the biggest problem. Maybe the reason is... READ MORE

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