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How long should i wait from having a orbtial decompression surgery to having a strabismus surgery done?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
6 months: Scar maturation takes about 6 months so that should be the minimal time The strabismus induced by the underlying condition and the decompression with probably change during this period. After you have had about 2 months with no change, then you can consider strabismus surgery.

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