Member since 10/1/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Upper Lid Blepharoplasty-a Totally Anxiety Ridden Experience - Moncton, NB

I had the surgery done because I'm 53 and had some sagging skin-I thought the procedure was safe a pretty risk free. I had terrible swelling, my eyes took weeks to recover and I have developed Ptosis in my right eye. I would never recommend this to ANYONE unless you have a surgeon who is specialized in ocular surgery in case something goes wrong. I am going to have to go to Toronto (I live a... READ MORE

Questions from PLM

Droopy Right Eye Five Months AFTER Upper Eye Blepharoplasty Surgery...what Can Be Done? (photo)

I had blepharoplasty surgery five months ago and my eyes, especially the right look worse than before. The right eye especially seems difficult to open as widely as I once... READ MORE

Droopy Right Eye Five Months AFTER Blepharoplasty Surgery- Dr. Says It's Ptosis-WHY Did This Happen After the Surgery? (photo)

Dr. (very kindly responded-thank you) says it looks like Ptosis but I am wondering what is it about the Blepharoplasty that would have caused this? I did not have it before the... READ MORE

Recent comments from PLM

October 28th...I will let you know how it goes. Another person posted above said that the DR. I am seeing is excellent-so I have hope. READ COMMENT

I have an appointment with him at the end of this month! I'm so glad you recommended him. I am putting my faith there that he will be able to repair the damage. thank you so much for writing. READ COMMENT

Just research your Dr. And honestly-unless it's terrible right now--think twice. Things can happen beyond the surgeons control as well. READ COMMENT

Thanks for the positive thoughts. Even after 5 months it looks different from day to day. It looked bad today-I wanted to cry but that makes it worse. I'm hoping the Specialist I'm going to see has some suggestions. READ COMMENT

You are fortunate. My eyes look awful after 5 is droopy... Nightmare!! READ COMMENT