Member since 2/6/2012


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Questions from Hisdaughter

Repairing an Ectropion, What Techniques Are Used?

How does the Surgeon determine what type of procedure is needed to repair an ectropion? Before the surgery, during, or after? How is symetry determined? Is it just a crap shoot... READ MORE

Treatments for Mild Retraction?

I had u/l eyelid surgery last year that resulted in a mild retraction of lower lid. One doctor I consulted suggested "fillers" to improve the appearance of the retraction---and... READ MORE

Recent comments from Hisdaughter

I agree! Wish I could turn back the clock! I also have dry eye, scarring on corners of both eyes and a retraction of one lower lid. I am looking into having the scars minimized by laser, and the retraction improved with fillers. So... READ COMMENT

I had the same experience. I had an ectropion under one eye that is not completely healed and scarring on cormers of both eyes. If I could turn back the clock I would! I don't recommend this surgery to anyone. We all heal differently... READ COMMENT

Burning, sensitive, watery eyes are all very common after surgery. Recovery takes time! Be patient and continue to see your surgeon for follow-ups. All doctors and surgeons do not tell the truth about the recovery time! If they did, no... READ COMMENT