Tonsillectomy in the Bahamas

29 years Female -Caribbean (The Bahamas) hello Thank you so much for putting togther this forum;it has been so helpful. However i wish I had discovered this before my tonsillectomy to be better prepare. When I first decided to do it and in speaking with my ENT he advised that would spent one night in Read More …

Tonsillectomy for Tonsillitis

Hey y’all! I’m a 25 year old female who is finally on day 11 post-op! I decided to get my tonsils out due to very swollen tonsils from constant tonsillitis & those awful tonsil stones! I NEVER thought I was going to get to this point. Whenever I was super miserable, I would get on Read More …

Positive Tonsillectomy Experience

Hi everyone!! I’ve had a fairly positive tonsillectomy experience so I wanted to share it. I’m 22 years old and had my tonsils out August 10 (it’s now August 17 so it’s been a full week). A Positive Tonsillectomy Experience If you don’t want to read this whole thing, my best advice is DRINK TONS Read More …

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 …