Location: Oregon, OR
Member since 12/5/2009


  • 20 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

Partial Myectomy and Ptosis Repair for Blepharospasm with Apraxia of Lid Opening

I am am a 52 yr o physician who recently underwent partial myectomy and ptosis repair for Blepharospasm with Apraxia of lid opening, initially almost 7 wks ago, along with lateral canthoplasty which I was unaware of (I am not asian) until after.Initially told I could go back to work in 2 wks, 6wks off ideal as I was to join a new practice in 6 wks. At 3 wks ,sent pictures to my out-of-state... READ MORE

Questions from jdasi

Lagopthalmos at Night, Inadequate Blinking 7 Months After Bleph

3rd revision of blepharoplasty with partial myectomy for blepharospasm. I have been taping my eyes shut since the first procedure in oct 09, to the point that the skin around... READ MORE

Help after multiple attempts to repair a shoddy lid surgery. Details in my first post in 09. Any suggestions? (photos)

Posting after a v long time.. I am in oregon . I work and sleep.. No other life. Had 2 more surgeries to fix the problem.. But still no luck. . Finally i am postingng my eyes..... READ MORE

Help after multiple attempts to fix the problems caused by earlier eye surgery.

Details as Dr. Biesman req: initial oct 19th 2009-- Partial myectomy nd ptosis repair for blepharospasm, apraxia of lid opening. canthopexys n plastys bring down or anchor the... READ MORE

Recent comments from jdasi

I have a similar problem . Not much lid left on R eye upper lid and not much skin on Lt u lid. I am seeing Dr.Taban next month. I am hoping he will be my miracle.. will post once something done. First Consul READ COMMENT

Yeah, I have tried but thanks for trying to guide me . I wish more would respond but everyone just says consult with an oculoplastic surgeon. How and where to find one that can do what I need. I have filled some requests on other... READ COMMENT

Hi Teresapj, I have the same dystonia . I had the partial myectomy with ptosis repair by one who was supposed to be masters of this procedure and mine was a total disaster. It ruined me professionally, personally, financially. 5 1/2... READ COMMENT

Thanks Arlo777. I think I will try to get an appointment with Dr. Schorr. I actually made one for a doctor at Keck but just realized she is only 2 years out of residency! I know surgery is all about experience. I think I will try and... READ COMMENT

I would say, the surgeon in utah created the disaster, a surgeon in Boise Idaho, was the most incompetent who actually removed the anchor stitch from my lt has left the lid floppy and loose and upturned . It took me a long time to... READ COMMENT