How much bleeding should I expect?
You will have some bleeding after surgery for the first day or two due to the fact that your nose will not be packed.
What if my nose continues to bleed?
Dampen a cotton ball with Afrin Original Spray and place in the nose. If bleeding persists for more than 1/2 hour, please contact the physician.
How much pain should I expect?
Little to no pain however, there will be congestion.
Do I have to call my insurance to pre-certify?
No. The office staff will take care of the pre-authorizations, however, the patient is responsible for any referrals.
Post Operative Instructions
Expect nasal congestion and stuffiness for about two weeks. Also expect some pain on upper/lower jaw, teeth, ears, and neck.