melmel1212

Location: Nashville, TN
Member since 5/13/2015

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  • 13 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 7 comments
  • 5 questions

Reviews & Stories

Finally Decided to Just Do It. Nashville, TN

I've always had hooded eyelids and started having unsightly wrinkles on upper eyelids in 2010-2011. I've also had congenital ptosis of right eye my whole life, but that will not be focus here. I will be sharing my experience with bilateral upper blepharoplasty at the age of 49. It is now September 4th and I do see an improvement, but also see that my creases are not defined, and am hoping... READ MORE

Questions from melmel1212

I'm 1 month post bilateral upper bleph. Will wrinkles to creases, smooth and lateral wrinkle straighten in time? (Photo)

The doctor told me to massage incisions twice daily to flatten scar. I have been doing this. My primary reason for having the surgery was to straighten and tighten wrinkles to... READ MORE

Do you think my creases will flatten and the lateral wrinkle to right eyelid will smooth out? Should I get a revision? (Photo)

I had bilateral blepharoplasty on August 14, 2015. I am mostly satisfied with results, except my scars are raised and I still have an unsightly lateral wrinkle on my right... READ MORE

Where can I find experienced ocular plastic surgeon for ptosis repair in or near Nashville, TN?

I am searching for ocular plastic surgeon for congenital ptosis repair on my right eye. I had bilateral upper bleph in August. I need one experienced and confident to evaluate... READ MORE

What specialist in Nashville, TN can diagnose and treat my right eye issue? (Photo)

I am looking for a oculoplastic surgeon to diagnose and fix my right eye. Not sure it's ptosis, Horner syndrome. Sometimes it looks smaller than left. It feels lazy also. I use... READ MORE

Recent comments from melmel1212

I have not had a brow lift, no. I am generally happy, except for excessive uneven wrinkling present. I also have an area of swelling in corner of right eye. It's hard to see in pictures. READ COMMENT

Hello, Sorry I am just now seeing your question. I actually have stopped using any eyedrops for ptosis. I cannot tell as much since the blepharoplasty. I did see Dr Brian Biesman in Nashville also and he thought it was a retracted... READ COMMENT

Your eyes look great! READ COMMENT

Hi there, I have cogenital ptosis also. I guess mine is horners syndrome. Not really sure. I had one of the best oculoplastic surgeons in Nashville, Tn to do bilateral upper bleph only just for loose skin. She didn't feel comfortable to... READ COMMENT

I did not consult with any other plastic surgeons. I still need ptosis repair to right eye. I use the iopidine drops and now I'm using in both to get somewhat even. Because now right eye looks bigger than left when I use drops, but is... READ COMMENT