Member since 2/19/2014


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Reviews by Viviansnyder

73 Year Old Upper Functional Blepharoplasty with Some Complication - Santa Cruz, CA

Day #10 since surgery. I am OK and it will be OK, but it hasn't been a piece of cake. Decided to do it because my optometrist recommended it, based on one very droopy eyelid that interfered with upper peripheral vision. Also I hoped to look better. Medicare and my secondary insurance covered it... READ MORE

Questions from Viviansnyder

On the 6th day after upper eyelid surgery, are blurry vision and dry eyes normal?

I can see fine out of one eye but the other eye feels scratchy and dry and gets tired easily if I try to read. Also Vision is blurry in that eye. Is that normal? How long... READ MORE

Recent comments from Viviansnyder

It's 3 weeks today and left eye is less scratchy but still irritating. Drops help. Overall, the bruising and swelling is very significantly better, although still there. Have a follow up today with PS; I expect no help (or even... READ COMMENT

Yes. Definitively some days my eyelid used to look droopier and some mornings it was very droopy. READ COMMENT

I had a similar situation, but was referred by an optometrist. The field vision test was very short and simple; it involved looking at lighted dots that appeared on a screen and clicking a clicker when I saw them. On the second round... READ COMMENT

Thank you very much. I AM better today--much less scratchy and irritation. This is heartening. READ COMMENT

What a nightmare. I hope it is better now. Today, the 2 week mark, the irritation is just a little better. I still am extremely bruised and also swollen. READ COMMENT