Allergy and Sinus Conditions
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reconstructive facial surgery
reconstructive
facial surgery
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Sleep Disorders
Sleep Disorders
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Hearing Center
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CLOSED REDUCTION OF NASAL FRACTURE

  • DIET: Resume your previous diet.
  • ACTIVITY: No lifting over 30 pounds, avoid strenuous exercise. No PE class, exercise class or weight lifting for 2 weeks.
  • MEDICATIONS: Discomfort is usually relieved by Tylenol with codeine. Please follow directions CAREFULLY.
  • FOLLOW-UP: Return to the office 7 days after your surgery. Call for an appointment if not already scheduled. Generally, this appointment is made at the time your surgery is scheduled.
  • WORK/SCHOOL: You may return as soon as your feel ready.
  • INFORMATION: Swelling of the eyes is normal. Also, the eyes may get black and blue. This will usually resolve within 2 weeks after surgery.
    • Call the doctor for bleeding from the nose that will not stop with pressure.
    • Avoid trauma to the nose.
    • DO NOT dislodge the plastic “cast” on the nose. If it loosens and falls off prior to returning to the office, please call for further instructions.