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... I began to notice floaters in both eyes. My optometrist referred me to a retina specialist, who took a look and found no reason to be concerned at the time. He told me to follow up with yearly appointments. ... (1 replies)
... I slowly lost my vision to do to car accident! Pain come tried drops had retina reattached didn't work vision went blurry and pain come too light sensitivity also got told by two eye doc to live with it to and that it was a dead eye a dead eye ! Just had eye surgury waiting on coral imant but have heard some scary stories! Anybody have same surgury it's like a big contact lens... (3 replies)
... I went thru simalar issue had car crash glass went in my eye ! Surgury healed eye and could see ! Then retina detached had in re attached with silicon drop ! Surgury failed and pain come and light sensitivity! So just had eye surgury and got eye removed ! ... (1 replies)

... Being seen by a retina specialist is a good idea. They do a more thorough exam of the retina than a general ophthalmologist does, and can see more of the retina with their instrumentation. Hopefully it's just something that will clear over time, but why take a chance? ... (4 replies)
... My eyes have a hard time focusing and this been going on for 3 years already. My symptoms is describe by this on and off blur vision problem and my retina is normal. The strabimus specialist gave me atropine to try but every time I go off on the drug the spasm return. ... (0 replies)
... And now again severe retina problems and possible blindness.. ... (7 replies)
... Since you told me you had retina surgery, i am sure we have identical situation. ... (3 replies)
... I was actually hurting before I ever had cataract surgery so I don't know if the surgery had anything to do with it or not. We have a retina specialist that comes in from Baton Rouge that I have been, to I may see if I can get an appointment with him. ... (3 replies)
... My surgeon couldn't understand why i have this pain. I went to see Retina specialist, also Retina surgeon. ... (3 replies)
... detached retina surgery. ... (1 replies)
... Some people don't need to do the facedown thing...I didn't. I don't think most people do. But the recovery wasn't pleasant....And I developed the usual cataract from that surgery, but the cataract surgery was a breeze. Hardly any recovery needed. However, the patches from the virectomy are there, so there is a limit to how much cataract surgery helped. I still have distortion... (3 replies)
... Oh my you had a vitrectomy? That is a way more invasive procedure than I had. I had laser surgery to seal the tear. I feel for you. My daughter told me the surgery you had requires being face down for a period of time. Did you have to do that? I googled images of this and I just cannot imagine. I am not much of a stomach sleeper anyway. I also saw where with a mucular... (3 replies)
... I feel your pain. I had surgery for a macular pucker June 2013 and was left with gray patches in my field of vision. I just had cat act surgery, which was fine, except I still have the gray patches. No one will tell me what they are or seems to care. They were not there before the virtrectomy. (3 replies)
... what to look for if anything changed. Within two days things certainly started changing. He had me come in and I had a horseshoe shaped tear. The next day I had retina surgery that don't let them tell you doesn't hurt, cause it does! ... (3 replies)
... Just over 3 months ago I underwent a vitrectomy for a macular hole which apparently has worked. About 6 weeks later I had a detached retina vitrectomy op which came from the macular hole operation. The gas bubbles from both ops caused a large fast growing cataract. ... (0 replies)
... Upthegrove, I had left eye Vitrectomy for detach retina but not completely, right eye lattice degeneration a few years back resulting in to retina tear. Left eye laser, cryo, gas bubble and right eye laser retinopexy. Had to lie on left side when sleeping. ... (3 replies)
... So sorry about your retina. I had retina repair surgery two years ago, and had to keep my head down for two weeks. I know it is hard, but try to do what the dr. ... (3 replies)
... I had surgery in June for a torn retina (not completely detached). I was told by my surgeon to lie right side down. Face down just for a change. But I think it depends on what was actually done. Face down is so hard....I wish you luck & hope you have lots of help at home. (3 replies)
... I was diagnosed with a complete detached retina and have to have surgery on Thursday. ... (3 replies)
Retina Detachment
Oct 31, 2013
... Although I had Vitrectomy recently, I was told by the surgeon I also had a retina tear sometime in the past that healed itself. Unfortunately the latest flare up required urgent surgery. ... (2 replies)




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