Swati’s Tonsillectomy Adventure

I’m an Indian girl who was operated on 15th may. I had recurrent episodes of tonsillitis and since I’m a singer that didn’t sit well with me. My surgeon told me it was time to undergo laser tonsillectomy under General anesthesia. Everyone scared me with their tonsillectomy stories and the horrible pain that followed. Being Read More …

Tonsillectomy Recovery in Scotland

Scott Shares His Experience With Tonsillectomy and Recovery With Tips: Thought I’d share my story – I am a 29 year old male from Scotland and underwent a tonsillectomy by NHS Scotland and wanted to share my story so people in the UK know what to expect. I’m afraid ‘jell-o’, ‘applesauce’ and sports drinks are Read More …

How Bad is Adult Tonsillectomy Recovery?

Sometimes not so bad – Emily’s Tonsillectomy Experience First, I’m going to start off by saying I wish I would have done this when I was younger but I am still SO glad that I got it done. As a younger child, my doctor recommended a tonsillectomy because my right tonsil was the size of Read More …

Tonsillectomy Horror Stores?

Six Day Tonsillectomy Recovery – Tips From Anne Hi all- About two weeks ago I found this website and instantly became petrified about the surgery from all the horror stories I read. If you are looking for reassurance, I have some to offer. Im 18 years old and have been told by ENT’s that I have Read More …

Tonsillectomy at Age 50

After years of battling strep throat, I decided it was finally time to seek medical advice about getting my tonsils removed. Both my primary care and ENT concurred that removal would be the best course of action. Being 50, I was told that recovery would be more difficult but I’ve had operations before, so I Read More …

Ear pain Eating and Pain Medicine

Rebecca’s Tonsillectomy Recovery Story I’m 23 years old and had my Tonsillectomy 8 days ago! Boy oh boy has this been a journey. I’ve had my compacted wisdom teeth removed and I thought that was painful, but that is nothing in comparison to a Tonsillectomy. When I woke up from my Tonsillectomy the morphine hadn’t Read More …

Tonsillectomy Recovery Not Bad

Ross Tells His Not So Bad Experience With Tonsillectomy Recovery I’ve had a fairly mild recovery and I wanted to share my story for anyone who wants to read another perspective/something more positive. I came across this site and a few others similar to it a day and half before surgery and honestly, the horror Read More …

Brittany’s Tonsillectomy Tips

I had my tonsillectomy on January 30th. I am now about 18 days post surgery. I am 27 years old, my profession is  a teacher in a very rough school. So I requested 2 weeks off from work – since I unfortunately have to speak loudly often. Now that I’m thinking with a clear mind Read More …

Morgan’s Daily Tonsillectomy Journal With Tips

Morgan Shares Her Daily Tonsillectomy Journal I am 21 years old and had my tonsils taken out February 9, 2017, 6 days before my birthday. I am only on day 7, including the surgery day, I am believing my recovery time will end shortly. Day 1: Surgery Day, I was at an outpatient surgery center Read More …

Anna’s Tonsillectomy Daily Journal

Im a 28yr old female and had my tonsils out on 24th January 2017 due to recurrent tonsillitis and tonsil stones that only started over the past 17 months. I never had tonsil problems as a child or teenager. Im Australian and went through a private hospital. Day of surgery Everything went well, I had Read More …

Children’s Tonsillectomy Recovery

Geneva’s Child Tonsillectomy Story Monday Jan.23.2017 my son, 12 and daughter 10 had Tonsillectomy & Adenoidectomy. I read this and other articles multiple times and took notes. Little nervous for them, a few years back one of their older sisters didn’t have the best recovery, she was also 12. So we went in, all was Read More …