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Scar after chalazion surgery
I had a surgery to remove a chalazion from my upper right eyelid. Unfortunately it seems I will need a second one. The doctor did the cut from the outside, which means I will means I will have a bigger scar.

After the surgery, I would like to do something to attend this scar. What are the options? I thought of a dermatologist; any other suggestion?

I am aware very probably will never be the same, but I would like to minimize as much as possible the damage. Could you please also comment on this?

Thank you very much.
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233488 tn?1310696703
Dermatologist will not be any help at all. My suggestion would be to see a oculoplastic surgeon NOW prior to the second procedure. This is the ophthalmology specialty that does plastic eyelid surgery. if you live in the USA find one at www.aao.org

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Thank you very much for your advise. Unfortunately I am in Berlin so I need to find one here. If you know where to find an ocuplastic in this city, please let me know.

Thank you very much again.
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I know no one in Berlin professionally
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thank you very much!
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