Our expert says:
He needs an urgent ENT examination, as swelling of the temples, and areas around the eye, or the eye itself, may be a sign of complicated sinusitis. This can cause major problems, resulting in loss of vision, or even intracranial complication. The scar may be creating a lot of problems, and even if he does not want surgery, one should re-evaluate the status of the sinusses. A CT scan may also be of value in order to make an informed decision.
It could also just be something as simple as treatable allergies, but in order to make that decision, you would at least require an examination of the sino-nasal passages.
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