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... Last week I had surgery to remove a fold in my retina and at the same time they did cataract surgery since it would be inevitable. ... (1 replies)
Eye floaters
May 4, 2018
... Haha no problem at all ! I'm a bit of an over worrier so always think the worst. But I really do take your advice on board and will indeed keep a close.... eye on the situation. Thanks again for replying and wish you all the best. (8 replies)
Eye floaters
May 4, 2018
... Please watch for any new symptoms though like a flurry of new floaters, flashes of light, shadows in peripheral vision. Those are what I encountered with the retina detachment. ... (8 replies)

Eye floaters
May 4, 2018
... Thanks for your message. Given it was only a few weeks ago I had the very back if my eye checked out, if it were retinal detachment wouldn't they have seen something? (8 replies)
Eye floaters
May 4, 2018
... Hi, I always had floaters in both eyes. One day I had a swarm of tiny black dots in my left eye. Went to optometrist who said it was a PVD no retina problems. I went for about two weeks, the tiny floaters went away. Then noticed a shadow in left periphery so went to Ophthalmologist. ... (8 replies)
... or complications from any surgery. Also, get a 2nd opinion, from a retina specialist. ... (2 replies)
... but noticed you had said you were having a follow up appointment with your retina doctor the next week ... hope that went well. ... (5 replies)
... I have read a lot of others' experiences as well regarding this procedure on a few different message boards. I have read of very positive results and not-so-perfect ones as you describe. I have also gone to retina MD web sites (medical offices or university clinics found on google searches) which do explain the procedure. You might find that helpful. You didn't mention... (2 replies)
... Had retina detachment left eye last October. Dr. first attempted to freeze retina back in place. I was injected with gas bubble. ... (5 replies)
... My regular eye doc is an optometrist. The retina and cataract specialists are both ophthalmologists. ... (3 replies)
... I'm so frustrated with my retina specialist. I don't know if she's being honest with me or if she's hiding that she messed up my eye. I'm not litigious. ... (3 replies)
... she didn't notice any change to my retina and my ocular pressure was normal, though slightly elevated from last time. ... (2 replies)
... tes weekly! I'm trying not to regret my decision but I often wonder if I should have left it alone. Although the alternative is scary! Would hate to go through a retina detachment and compromise my central vision. I think I need a better understanding of what internally is going on so I can cope with this better. ... (3 replies)
... I do have a history of intense oncoming headaches. But I have never had visual symptoms before. Do you think the scar tissue on your retina goes hand in hand with the ocular migraines? ... (3 replies)
... My guess is it could be traction on the retina or visual migraine. ... (3 replies)
... and a half weeks ago I had laser done on retina holes in the lower part of my eye past the equator. ... (3 replies)
... I had cataract surgery on my right eye back in December. I had 3 months of good vision and then things started to go a little blurry. I went to my optometrist and she didn't see any problem, so I went for 6 months in total frustration as I could tell my eye was not seeing clearly. So a couple of days ago I went back to my surgeon and low and behold I had swelling of the... (0 replies)
... hours to Guadalajara for surgery at a local retina clinic and drove back that evening. They had injected gas, and I was sold to sit and sleep facing forward for several weeks. ... (0 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)


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