Location: California
Member since 1/7/2013


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Questions from sandiegoliving

Upper Eyelid Blepharoplasty: One Eye Wont Open? (photo)

Five days after surgery, I have one eye that will not open more than half way. One eye feels great in recovery (with no loss of muscle control or feeling) while the other has... READ MORE

One Eye Wont Open After Eyelid Surgery? (photo)

Surgery Date 1/03/2013 My right eye is still not opening and its vision is blurry. The doctor put a drop in the eye to stimulate the muscle and it opened for about 5 minutes :)... READ MORE

Discussions started by sandiegoliving

One Eyelid Feels Paralyzed!

I have one eye that wont open more than half way since surgery 5 days ago....but the other one is healing and behaving great. Has anyone experienced what feels like "a... READ MORE

Recent comments from sandiegoliving

Again, I should have used an oculoplatic surgeon for this procedure not a plastic surgeon. I did not do my homework :( this is a very common surgery that can have excellent results by a properly experienced surgeon. I hope you find a... READ COMMENT

I have been following up once a month since surgery with my new doctor. My right eye looks much better but still feels numb and does not open like the other when i look up. The good news is that I'm the only one who notices the problem... READ COMMENT

I am 5 Weeks out and my left eye still has ptosis. I hear a lot about not being to open an eye due to tightness but nothing about having an eye that won't open properly......a lazy eye. Has anyone experienced this and has anyone had a... READ COMMENT

You mighty want to see an oculoplastic surgeon. Read the doctors comments here and then Search my first posing "one eye won't open" and read the doctors comments there. I found them very helpful....and hopeful. READ COMMENT

Good new....for a bad situation anyway ;) I'm a month out. I saw a specialist who wants to watch the healing progress for a couple of months before doing anything. it does seem to be getting better. Some days it looks better than... READ COMMENT