Member since 1/8/2012


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  • 1 review
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  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Disfigured After Upper Blepharoplasty. Deeply Regretful - Ontario, Canada

Almost 2 years ago, I made the tragic mistake of trying to enhance my eyes by having a small amount of skin excised. It was really only an issue with one eye. The excess skin was not apparent to anyone - and was not visible in photos or videos. I had initially visited the oculoplastic surgeon to explore laser resurfacing for small wrinkles on my lower lids - caused by smiling. I decided to go... READ MORE

Questions from Brokenhearted

Hyaluronidase Sensitivity?

I have read some accounts which suggest that people who have bee sting allergies (anaphylactic reactions) may have an increased risk of reacting to hyaluronidase. I have had... READ MORE

Discussions started by Brokenhearted

Mutilated and unrecognizable after upper blepharoplasty

I need a recommendation for the best sugeon. I would prefer if the doctor were located in Ontario, but i am willing to travel for the MOST TALENTED eye surgeon. i had a... READ MORE

Recent comments from Brokenhearted

I have lots of photos that I would be too ashamed to post. I may consider that for the future. And, sorry....I meant to say Dr. Kami Parsa in Los Angeles. If anyone has had any experience with him, I would be very interested in... READ COMMENT

Hi, Amy - I have not gotten past the trauma. It has been 3 years since my eyes were disfigured, and although I have done some things to improve the appearance....these are still not my eyes. My heart drops to my stomach every time I... READ COMMENT

Do you know of anyone who has had a surgery performed by Dr. Steinsapir? His comments on RealSelf are consistently very astute, informative, and detailed. When are you having your reconstructive surgery? I would love to learn more... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much! :) Where do you live? READ COMMENT

Problems, problems - Since you live near LA, I assume that you had consultations with the BIG THREE: Hoenig, Groth, and Steinsapir? I would love to hear about your impressions and experiences. I am strongly considering a revision... READ COMMENT