Member since 6/14/2013


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  • 1 review
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Reviews & Stories

Tpjla - Covington, LA

I have not had a procedure done yet, but I hear Dr. Acosta is the "eye doctor" in the New Orleans area. I only had 1 consultation with him but I liked him. I have blepharospasms,meige, and cervical torticollis which I see a neurologist for. I get Botox injections from my neurologist. but am ready to have my eyes done. has any one out there with blepharospasms had surgery and what was your... READ MORE

Questions from teresapj

What Are the Best Options for Eye Surgery for Someone Who Has Blepharospasms?

I was diagnosed in 2010 with blepharospasms and have been getting botox for this and meige and cranial torticollis for 3 years now. and I am at my wits end and considering... READ MORE

Recent comments from teresapj

My name is Theresa and I live outside the New Orleans area and there is an opthamalogist who specializes in eye plastic surgery and I have had one consultation with him for surgery for bleapharospsms, and I have talked to a lot of... READ COMMENT

She sounds like a wonderful surgeon. I just cannot afford to go to London to have eye surgery, and I wonder if she does the surgery for blepharospasms or just strictly cosmetic? I am glad you had a good outcome because I have been... READ COMMENT

Have not had the surgery that is why I am reading reviews. I have dystonia (a neurological disorder) which affects my eyes and it is called blepharospasms. I had been getting botox injections every 3 months for 4 years and it was... READ COMMENT

I am curious were you able to drive after the procedure? and do you have any regrets doing the procedure? I was told by a neurologist that I would love it for 6 months then be disappointed? any comments regarding that statement? I have... READ COMMENT

Do you have blepharospasms or did you do this for cosmetic purposes? READ COMMENT