Tips For Tonsillectomy

My tonsillectomy story – not that bad, but tough at times. Surgery Day: woke up after my surgery and ate a cheese sandwich and drank lots of water whilst at hospital. I tried a cup of tea, but I felt sick from anaesthetic and had to quickly ask for anti sickness tablet which nurse gave Read More …

Sarah Shares Her Tonsillectomy Experience

Firstly, this site was a lifesaver for me during those long uncomfortable nights. I’m a 36 yo female who had a tonsillectomy 6/28/17. My biggest advice now (day 10 and seeing the light) is to expect the unexpected and give yourself permission to do absolutely nothing–not even reading. For me, a sugar-hound in real life, Read More …

Tony’s Tonsillectomy Adventure- Day 3

Day 3 – Twilight zone I have experience little pain. My pain medicines Lidocaine, Percocet and Celecoxib are doing their job in addition to the Medrol and Ranitidine. However, I am having a hard time with swallowing. For the most part, I’ve been eating Jell-O, Yogurt, Applesauce, Ice-cream and Italian ice. However, doing day two Read More …

Jay’s Coblation Tonsillectomy Recovery Log

MY COBLATION TONSILLECTOMY STORY AT AGE 24 Hello everyone, going through the same thing as me… I was quite late in posting my experience but I wanted to heal completely first. You know I wanted to qualify first to give advice. .LOL Today is the 25th post op day and I’m fine like a racehorse Read More …

Samantha’s Tonsillectomy Experience

Seven Days of Tonsillectomy Recovery 23 y.o. female. I’m now on day seven and I have had almost no pain throughout my entire recovery (1’s and 2’s on the 10 point pain scale, so I guess I’ve been lucky). I experienced extreme nausea as a side-effect from the medications, which I remedied through only taking Read More …

Erica’s Tonsillectomy Tips

First things first, my biggest mistake was jumping on the net and reading blogs on this procedure because let’s be honest, why would anybody take this much time out of their day to blog about a positive adult tonsillectomy experience? Second, the only reason I’m blogging about my positive experience (as positive as surgery can Read More …

Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy Recovery

I had my T&A and also tubes in my ears done on May 16th im on day 15 and let me tell to this has been the worst thing i have ever had done.. Day 1 and 2 i was admitted into the hospital for observation and pain management durning the initial 7 days cold Read More …

Tonsillectomy and Infection

Phil’s Story Had tonsillectomy Weds 24th, standard procedure, felt blocked up, bloody next morn, house doc checked over. Ready to go home. About to leave hospital and I requested blood pressure, temp check. Temp high at 38.6. Had to stay, 2 hours later, vomiting blood. Emergency surgery to repair bleed. Lost 500ml of blood, pumped Read More …