Revision Eyelid Surgery in Greenwich

Choosing to have cosmetic surgery should be a positive, transformative time. However, it is not uncommon for patients to come to us from other surgeons dissatisfied with their results. Instead of reaching their goals, their procedure did not go the way it was planned. But with revision eyelid surgery in Greenwich, you can finally get the results you wanted the first time around.
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Dr. Mahsa Sohrab and her staff focus on providing a personalized experience with a focus on the patient’s unique needs, goals, and experiences. By working closely with her patients, she can deliver individualized results to help you achieve your aesthetic hopes and see the changes you desire.

What Is Revision Eyelid Surgery?

Also known as revision blepharoplasty, revision eyelid surgery is a corrective procedure that can address many of the issues that may arise from an initial eyelid surgery. Sometimes these concerns arise from an inexperienced surgeon, or an ineffective procedure. While the list of factors can go on and on, the important thing is that we are here to help you finally give your eyelids the care they deserve.
Revision blepharoplasty is ideal for addressing a range of concerns, including:
  • Restoring symmetry
  • Removing residual tissue or bags
  • And adjusting the crease of the eyelid
In some cases, revision surgery may also be used to improve the function of the eyelid. When revision surgery is done for functional purposes, it may be covered by insurance.

What Is the Procedure Like?

The revision eyelid surgery procedure will be customized to your specific needs and desired results, even more so than regular eyelid surgery. Not only do we take into account your unique features, but we adapt the procedure based on your previous surgery. We carefully plan with factors in mind, such as any previous incisions or scarring, adjustments of tissues, and your facial harmony as a whole. In some cases, revision surgery can be done using the same incisions as your original surgery. This will minimize new scarring and help existing scars to heal more quickly.
Generally, the procedure lasts about 1-2 hours, but this depends on the unique nature of your procedure plan. Patients often also take this opportunity to combine revision surgery with other procedures, such as a brow lift or a different type of eyelid surgery. You will receive either local anesthesia or IV sedation to ensure your procedure is a comfortable experience. After your surgery, you can return home the same day.
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Benefits of
Revision Eyelid Surgery

  • Restore harmony across your facial features
  • Correct or improve upon previous results
  • Address any asymmetry
  • Give the results you want (and enjoy them for years!)
  • A fully personalized treatment plan with you at the center
So informative, spent time explaining to me my problem. Very kind and put me at ease . First Doctor that told me more information than any other after 3 years of eye nuisance. Thank you
– Pia M.

Revision Eyelid Surgery Before & Afters

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Am I a Candidate for Revision Blepharoplasty?

If you are unhappy with your initial eyelid surgery results, revision eyelid surgery may be right for you. The sooner you come in, the sooner you can finally achieve the uplifting results you deserve. If your previous procedure did not live up to your expectations, then it may be time to have an experienced surgeon like Dr. Sohrab on your side.
The best way to determine if revision surgery is the best next step for you is to schedule a consultation with Dr. Sohrab. During your consultation, we will assess your medical history and current health, as well as review your eyelid results to get started on your optimal plan.

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What Is the Recovery Process?

Recovery for a revision eyelid procedure will be quite similar to your initial surgery. Depending on your unique situation and the amount of revision needed, it may actually be a bit shorter or longer. Typically, this still falls within an average range of 1-2 weeks for initial downtime and recovery with a focus on rest. Some swelling, bruising, and pain are normal, but vary from person to person. However, with proper medication and by following your post-procedure instructions, you can manage these side effects well.

When Can I See Results?

Similar to regular eyelid surgery, revision eyelid surgery will offer you long lasting results that can help you enjoy a more youthful appearance for years to come. But the goal is that this time you actually like the final results! However, it's important to keep in mind that revision eyelid surgery is a complex procedure. As such, it may take some time for the full effects of your revision to become apparent, as swelling and bruising first need to go down fully.

Schedule Your Consultation Today

Dr. Sohrab and her team are ready to help you finally see results that match your personal goals. Call us or use our online form to set up your consultation for revision eyelid surgery in Greenwich. At your consultation, you can learn more about the procedure and see our before- and-after photos to see just how transformative your experience can be. Contact us today to get started.