Blepharoplasty Expectations Dr. Kris Reddy FACS, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and West Palm Beach Blepharoplasty expert, advises that blepharoplasty patients mentally prepare themselves for the healing process. Although Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty) Ranks among the most Gratifying procedures, a patient should keep in mind that healing is a lengthy procedure and that patience must be maintained.
BLEPHAROPLASTY - Normal Postoperative Signss and Symptoms: Tightness in Eyelid Region Tightness in eyelid region and difficulty closing your eyes: Blurry Vision, dry eye, burning, watery, itchy eyes. Bruising and swelling in the eyelid region. These are normal experiences as the skin, tissues and sensory nerves heal. Pain medication will help you cope with any discomfort. Consistent sharp pain should be reported to the office immediately.
BLEPHAROPLASTY - Normal Postoperative Signss and Symptoms: Asymmetry Asymmetry, the eyes look different, or heal differently. The eyes may look or feel quite different from one another in the days following surgery. This is normal; no eyes in nature or following surgery are symmetrical
Blepharoplasty: Conditions to Report While extremely rare, please report the following to your board certified plastic surgeon if they Occur: * Excessive bleeding or fluid seeping through the incisions. * A severely misshapen appearance or bruising that is localized to one region.
* A high fever (Over 101 degrees), severe nausea and vomiting. Slight rise in temperature after surgery is common. * Any pain that cannot be controlled by your pain medication. * Bright Red skin that is hot to touch
About Kris M. Reddy, MD FACS For over 30 years as a board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Kris Reddy, a widely respected plastic surgeon in Palm Beach County, Florida, has been highly honored throughout the country and internationally. Dr. Kris Reddy is the only board certified plastic surgeon to be a Fellow of American College of Surgeons (FACS) and Fellow of International College of Surgeons (FICS) in South Florida. Dr. Reddy is also a member of the prestigious American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. During his 30 years practicing in South Florida, Dr. Reddy has continually received high ratings and great reviews from his patients. For more information about the Blepharoplasty and Dr. Kris Reddy, visit www.DrKrisReddy.com or call (561) 304-0001. Dr. Reddy offers free, private consultations.