Blepharoplasty, Eyelid Surgery

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Surgical Procedure

  1. General Anaesthetic (detailed explanation by Anaesthetist) or local anaesthetic
  2. Per-operative antibiotics
  3. 1 hour uppers 1.30 hours lowers of operating
  4. Local anaesthetic infiltration
  5. Protection of globe with shields and gel
  6. Approach skin, transconjunctival
  7. Canthopexy (functional issues)
  8. Dressing
  9. Pain relief
  10. Home when ready - day case or 1 night stay
  11. Removal of sutures at 4-7 days
  12. No strenuous sports, gym etc 4 weeks
  13. No contact sports for 3 months
  14. Out patient Follow up