EYE - Frequently asked questions

Local anesthetic with oral pain relief.
In clinic.
Naturally you may feel ‘woozy’ as the anesthetic wears off. You may feel some soreness, swelling or discomfort, nut this is quite natural. You may also feel tired after surgery, but this and the soreness is normal and will last only a short while.

Immediately after the operation, you will be sitting up and the eyes will have cold packs resting on them to reduce bruising and swelling. Bruising and swelling is expected varies from person to person-it is maximal in the first three days and usually settles over 7-14 days. Ice pack required to placed on the surgical site first 24 hours.
You should feel ready to resume your normal activities after 1 week.
Infection, scarring, allergy, bruising, bleeding, hematoma formation, pain. Itchiness or watering of eyes.