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 …

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 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 …

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 …

Tonsillectomy Story – Bret

I spent a lot of time coming to this page and reading the tips and experiences prior to having my surgery on 11/24/2015 and I am glad I did. Now that I am 15 days post surgery I thought that I would post my experiences and tips in order to help others in the future. Read More …

Tonsillectomy Surgery | Sophies Story

Sophie’s Tonsillectomy Surgery and Recovery I thought i’d share my surgery/tonsillectomy story and give some tips on how I managed to get through it. Now this was my first surgery I have ever had in my 19 years of being.. and I was petrified of the thought, but it was necessary. I was having tonsillitis Read More …

Tonsillectomy at Age 20

Charlotte’s Tonsillectomy Experience Hi I’m Charlotte, aged 20. The reason that I had my tonsils removed was I spent a few days in hospital with it a couple of months back as I was dehydrated and was taking antibiotics through a drip, after 10 years of having tonsillitis about 5/6 times a year. I was Read More …

Kitty and Her Tonsillectomy

When I was a kid, I begged to have my tonsils removed, but my parents said it was too dangerous. At the age of 50, I decided it was finally time to have my tonsils removed after a lifetime of struggling with sore throats, sleep apnea, snoring, and tonsil crypts. I sought a referral from Read More …

Adenoids in Adults

Adult Adenoids No, adenoids aren’t the same as the tonsils but they’re close, literally and figuratively. Very often, when the doctor takes out the tonsils, they also take out the adenoids. Tonsils are located at the back of the throat and are easy to see when the mouth is open, but adenoids, which are similar Read More …