Location: Seattle
Member since 4/29/2010


  • 11 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

The Risk is High, and if It Goes Even a Little Wrong...- Seattle, WA

My surgeon was rated a "top surgeon in Seattle." And still, it only takes a fraction of an inch for this surgery to go wrong. Mine wasn't right. And now 5 weeks later my surgeon is re-doing one eye. I'm not sure I love the other eye's results either. My only advice would be to research a LOT of surgeons and be VERY sure you are so dissatisfied with how your eyes are now that any improvement is... READ MORE

Teeth Moved Fast with Little Pain or Inconvenience

I had braces when I was a kid, but my bottom teeth had moved quite a bit since then, one tooth turning sideways and others becoming crooked. I had a few people over the years tease me about my "vampire" teeth -- a couple of teeth I didn't realize had started to seem like they were sticking up because they were turning. It doesn't happen overnight, and the first tray or two hurt a bit at... READ MORE

Questions from river2012

Upper Eyelid Surgery - Incision Not in Crease? (photo)

I had upper bleph surgery 72 hours ago by supposedly one of Seattle's "best" surgeons, and the incision on my right eye is not in the crease. I'm a little freaked out by this.... READ MORE

Recent comments from river2012

Thanks. I will see how it evolves in the next couple of years. I'm afraid to make it worse at this point. READ COMMENT

Hi - No, not at all. I'm about to begin the process of looking for a surgeon who might be able to make it look better. READ COMMENT

I don't know how to revise my rating but for all the stress I've suffered the last year, I would not do this again until I was older and had a top surgeon recommended by many friends. I am afraid to try to make it look better and... READ COMMENT

Hi Roxanne, I can close my eyes just fine. It's just that the work on my right eye doesn't look natural and now, 3-weeks after the revision, there is an incision scar that is noticeable with its ridge and unnatural angle to the corner... READ COMMENT

Hi - it seemed to go well. Much easier than last time. As best I can tell, the incision looks like it's where it should be now. We'll see for sure when the sutures are out and tape comes off. Let the healing begin! READ COMMENT