POST OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS
After the procedure here are some things to remember when you get home:
If prescribed, take the prescribed antibiotics for three to five days following surgery.
Maintain a normal diet
Maintain a normal activity level, no heavy lifting
Return to the clinic in 1-2 weeks. If not scheduled already, call the office to make a follow-up appointment.
Here is what you can expect:
If there is excessive bright red or brown drainage, call the office IMMEDIATELY. You may have a mild nose-bleed, use Afrin as needed.
There should be little to no pain.
There may be a change in your voice. This may be an increased nasal quality
May have some bad breath for one week.
Mild elevation up to 100 degrees F for 48 hours