As with any surgical procedure, there are some potential risks or complications. You have to determine if the benefits that you’ll obtain from your procedure outweigh the risks involved.

Dr. Jimerson and his trained staff will do everything possible to minimize risks and post-operative complications. Risks may include:

  • Anesthesia  • Bleeding  • Infection • Scarring •Poor wound healing • Dryness to the eyes • Sensitivity to light or the sun • Difficulty closing your eyes • Eye irritation • Lid lag • Outward rolling of the eyelid • Temporary changes in vision • Possible need to revise the surgery • Allergies to tape, sutures, glues, etc.

It’s important to discuss any concerns you have with Dr. Jimerson prior to your surgery. If you have a question – please ask!

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