Oculoplastic Surgery

Postoperative Complications

Eyelid Surgery: Postoperative Complications (N = 1461)

2019

Complications following eyelid surgery were low among the 1461 patients who came back for a follow-up visit, with 8 patients needing reoperation (0.5%), 6 patients treated for an infection (0.4%) and 4 having worsened dry eye (0.3%). Most patients (98.8 %) had no complications.