Post-Operative Care for Sinus Related Procedures

  1. Do not blow nose for a minimum of seven (7) days post-operatively.
  2. Do not smoke, use straws or suck vigorously for seven (7) days.
  3. Rinse surgical areas gently after meals, beginning the first day after surgery. Do not brush surgical areas.
  4. Avoid high altitudes or riding in airplanes for seven (7) days after surgery.
  5. Avoid underwater skin diving or scuba diving for two (2) weeks.
  6. Take prescribed medications as directed until prescription is completed.