Overcorrected Canthopexy Concern

Location: Austin, TX
Member since 9/14/2009


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  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Overcorrection and Slanted Eye from Unecessary Canthopexy on Right Eye - Houston, TX

My girlfriend had upper and lower bleph and canthopexy performed on both eyes 4 weeks ago. She mistakingly, requested to have both eyes performed with canthopexy, when she only needed her left eye fixed. The PS created an incision from her brow to the bottom of her eye (about 2.5 inches long) to take skin up to make room for the unnecessary canthopexy. Now her right eye is slanted. The... READ MORE

Questions from Overcorrected Canthopexy Concern

Can Uneven Eyes Caused by Canthopexy Be Corrected?

Can reconstructive surgery fix uneveness and upward slanted eyes?My girlfriend had blepharoplasty and canthopexy performed 4 weeks ago. Unfortunately, she should have had... READ MORE

Recent comments from Overcorrected Canthopexy Concern

Hi Kathy, Thank you for your message. Lori just turned 52 in April (hard to believe) so she may not be the person you were looking for. She also does not habe a problem with her tear ducts (before or after the surgery). READ COMMENT

Hi Sara, Thank you very much for your kind response and support. You are correct, in that my gf Lori also had fat injections done to her cheeks, jaw line, and nasolobial folds and lips. The cantho in her right eye was not necessary... READ COMMENT

Thank you for your nice compliment! The swelling in her face has deminished since the fat grafting to her cheeks, jawline, and nosolobial folds. The swelling from her fat injections should deminish to a more even look, I'm guessing 6 -... READ COMMENT

Hi, thank you for your message. I really appreciate all the comments I have received and am thankful for your support. My gf Lori, had upper and lower bleph with canthopexy in both eyes. Her right eye is sunken and did not need... READ COMMENT

My girlfriend had bleph and canthopexy to both eyes and still has some minor swelling on both eyes around her eye brows. I've heard that some patients take about 2 months to heal and that everyone heals differently (probably due to... READ COMMENT