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Post-Operative Instructions

Post-Operative Instructions

The operation that your child has had may cause some discomfort for a few days. Some operations require special care after surgery and you may have some questions about what to expect or how to address specific problems.

Listed below are common operations and their recommended postoperative guidelines. Click on the name of your child's operation to view these guidelines. As always, in the case of questions or problems, do not hesitate to call our office at (423) 267-0466.

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Appendectomy
Circumcision
Esophagoscopy
Frenotomy
Gastrostomy tube
Hernia - Inguinal
Hernia - Umbilical

Hernia - Ventral
Hypospadias
Laceration repair
Laparotomy
Cholecystectomy
Fundoplication
Splenectomy

Lymphnode Biopsy
Nephrectomy
Orchidopexy
Orchiectomy
Pectus Carinatum
Pectus Excavatum
Pyloromyotomy