Ask an Eye M.D. Answer Archive
Please read our important medical disclaimer.
I will be having surgery for droopy eyes. How soon after the surgery can I drive or do my usual bending over and such?
In general, one can drive the day after droopy eyelid surgery. However, we suggest that one does not bend or perform any heavy lifting for a week to ten days after surgery.
Answered by: Rona Silkiss, MD
Categories: Eye Surgery
Have a question that hasn't been answered yet? Ask it!
Answered: Oct 10, 2012
Search for Questions & Answers
Meet Our Experts
- Your questions are answered by more than two dozen members of the American Academy of Ophthalmology who volunteer their time with EyeSmart.