Tonsillectomy Complications Bleeding and Pain

Tonsillectomy Complications

  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… Continue reading Tonsillectomy Complications Bleeding and Pain

Tonsillectomy and Ear Pain- Maicy’s Story

Hi, my name is Maicy. I am currently 15 years old. I had my tonsils and adenoids removed on the 2nd of June. The doctor that performed my surgery prescribed Hydrocodone, Tylenol, and Ibuprofen. I finished 1 bottle of the Hydrocodone within a few days, I’m pretty sure. I also finished the 2nd bottle in… Continue reading Tonsillectomy and Ear Pain- Maicy’s Story

20 days of Tonsillectomy Recovery- a Photo Journal 2019

Video journal of tonsillectomy recovery from day one to day 20

Many thanks to a reader who shared this pictorial of her recovery from tonsillectomy surgery from day one to day twenty.   If you’re in La Crosse, WI check out the Great Big Outlet La Crosse Technology’s Factory Outlet Store

Tonsillectomy Scabs

Post Tonsillectomy

After Tonsillectomy – When do scabs fall off? One of the most common questions I get from tonsillectomy patients is about scabs. In particular, people want to know whether their throat looks normal. Some folks get downright obsessed with their tonsillectomy scabs. It’s almost like loosing a tooth- the tongue just can’t seem to stop… Continue reading Tonsillectomy Scabs