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What Side Effects After Lasik Eye Surgery How Long Do They Last
6 months or more.: With lasik, a flap is created. During the creation of a flap, the corneal nerves are cut. This results in decreased sensation to your cornea resulting in decreased blink rate. This results in dryness. It takes about 6 months for the nerves to grow back. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How do the eyes feel after nd yag laser surgery & how long does the recovery take are gritty eyes common?
Pain is minimal: Co2 and long-pulsed erbium lasers are the more common lasers used in resurfacing eyelids and the face. Pain is generally not a major complaint with laser resurfacing. Expect a 50 - 75% reduction in the depth of facial lines and wrinkles with ablative laser resurfacing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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How long does eyelid surgery usually take? What is recovery time for blepharoplasty (upper and/or lower) and how long until results are noticeable?
How long does blepharoplasty surgery (upper lids only) usually take? How long is recovery? When do results become apparent?
Blepharospasm: the duration of the surgery depends on what procedures will be performed and who is performing them. You should be sociable after a week if you follow your surgeon' s postop instructions. Have your eyes evaluated by a board certified surgeon with expertise in eyelid procedures. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Vision, dryness: Most lasik surgeries do extremely well with the apparatus well worked out into its fourth generation of improvement. The two major things seen are a final refraction not perfect (usually a little near sighted) and dryness. If it is strongly desirable to improve the vision to perfect an enhancement procedure can be done. Dryness is treated with drops and frequently lessens over time.. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Long term laser eye negatives? I have heard that long term getting laser eye surgury still requires you to wear glasses. What are the long term negatives and potential issues from getting laser eye surgury?
Laser eye surgery: Laser eye surgery is safe and effective long-term for vision correction. If both eyes are corrected for distance vision, then reading glasses will be needed once the patient is 45-50 years of age. If the patient does not want to use reading glasses, then monovision laser treatment can be considered. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Healing after cat Sg: Typically 2 to 3 weeks surgery in the other eye can be done as early as 3 days after the first one. There has been recent efforts to consider, bilateral cataract surgery in one setting. What precluded this in the past is the remote possibility of an infection in one eye, that could conceivably affect both eyes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not that long: Upper eyelid surgery is generally associated with very little swelling. Sutures are removed at 4-5 days postoperatively and almost all swelling is gone by 10 days. Lower lid surgery is more involved and more likely to be associated with more significant bruising and swelling. Even here, most of the swelling should be gone by 2-3 weeks. ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
Nearly immediately: The eyes should be relatively straight immediately following muscle surgery. Depending on the specific surgery as well as the patient's pre-operative condition, the eyes may not be able to be completely aligned, or may take longer to straighten. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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