Daily Tonsillectomy Recovery by Regan

Teenage Tonsillectomy and Recovery I’m 14, and had my tonsils out on the 4th of January, 2017. I’m currently on day 7 including the day of surgery and have only started with severe, agonizing ear pain today, but it started to show a little yesterday evening. (WARNING. MAY BE VERY TMI) Day one: I went Read More …

Chronic Tonsillitis and Tonsil Stones Problems

I’m a 24-year old female. Mostly healthy before surgery, except for Crohn’s Disease (IBD). I Had the tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy done for chronic tonsillitis/tonsil stones and problems sleeping (I wake every hour and a half or so throughout the night). I’m headed to medical school in the fall and wanted it all taken care of Read More …

Tonsillectomy Recovery Days 1 to 9

Days One to Nine of Tonsillectomy Recovery – Tips Hey, I’m an 18 year old female a little over 1 week post op tonsillectomy surgery. I feel like I’ve been reading through so many of these forums so I’m going to share my experience and tips I’ve picked thus far to see if it will Read More …

Tonsillectomy Recovery Advice

Tips From Lauren Hi everyone! I’m a 20 year old female and I had my tonsillectomy just over 3 weeks ago. I didn’t have issues with my tonsils until adolescence (well after its recommended children have them taken out) and refused to have the surgery until recently. I finally decided to have my tonsils removed Read More …

Tonsillectomy Meme

Not for the Faint of Heart- Adult Tonsillectomy Recovery Now I know you kids are probably sayin’, “I’m gonna go out there and grab a shooting star and PUT IT IN MY POCKET!.” Well I’m here to tell ya, what you’re going to find out, as you go out there, is that you’re not going Read More …

Top Tips for Tonsillectomy Recovery

Krissy’s Tips for a Better Recovery Hey guys! Thought i’d also share a few tips that are helping me through. I am from the UK so hopefully we have the same meds (just different brands). Remember everyone’s pain tolerance is difference, just because someone recovered more easily than you doesn’t mean you should be a Read More …

Tonsillectomy Tips From Laura

Tips For Tonsillectomy Recovery – Laura’s Story Im 21, had a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy on December 22. Day 1 I woke up from surgery and was immediately given meds through my IV. I felt pretty good the entire day and was still able to talk. Waking up on day 2 my uvula was extremely swollen Read More …

Tonsillectomy Complications Bleeding and Pain

  Twenty Five Year Old Tonsillectomy Recovery I’m a 25yo male and got my tonsils out 8 days ago on the 19th of December (tis the season for tonsillectomies it looks like). My first surgery under general anesthetic so I was leery but the procedure was easy and I had very little pain afterwards. Immediately Read More …

Septoplasty,Turbinate Reduction,Tonsillectomy, and Adenoidectomy

All at Once! I am 23 years old and I had a septoplasty, turbinate reduction, tonsillectomy, and adenoidectomy on the 6th of December. I got it because I would get chronic sinus infections, trouble breathing daily, and sleep apena. Recovering From Septoplasty, Turbinate Reduction, Tonsillectomy, and Adenoidectomy I am currently on day 7 including day Read More …

19 Year Old Female Tonsillectomy

Pain and Tonsillectomy Recovery I am a 19 year old female and got both my tonsils and adenoids out 8 days ago. It has been hell. The first couple of days were fine, i could eat and talk and felt fine but then the nausea started. Pain Medicines After Surgery My doctor prescribed me panadol, Read More …

How long to recover from tonsillectomy?

JayDee Wondered: How long does it take to recover from tonsillectomy? …and is it really that bad? Read on… Greetings all! Shoutout to everyone who is recovering from this procedure. I saw how there are so many horror stories about having T&A. I figured I’d share my positive experience. Me: 34 year old woman who Read More …

Tips for Tonsillectomy From Sydney

Sydney’s Tonsillectomy Tips Read about other people’s experience with tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy I got zofran and I haven’t thrown up since! Thank the lords. Day 6 morning was horrible. I couldn’t help but just sob because I was just so tired of feeling like crap all the time and wanted to give up. It doesn’t Read More …

Tonsillectomy at 44 -Bleeding

Tonsillectomy at Age 44-Rich’s Story 44 yo Male currently on day 10 of recovery from Tonsillectomy. I’ve read so much prior to doing the surgery, and so much after. I like to think Im above average with athleticism, keep in good shape and have a decent pain tolerance. Well, you can throw all that out Read More …

Courage to Get My Tonsils Removed

After delaying and putting appointments to have my tonsillectomy on hold, I finally plucked up the courage to carry out the surgery and get my tonsils removed. Like the majority of people I researched other people’s stories and how their procedure went which made me even more nervous as all I seemed to find were Read More …