Aftercare following a Sinus Lift
- Avoid blowing your nose for 2 weeks
- Sneeze through your mouth
- Avoid swimming or flying
- Report nose bleeds, sinus pain or swelling IMMEDIATELY
Nose bleed or sinus pain
There is a small chance that a nose bleed may occur after the procedure. Should this happen, sit upright and apply a cold compress. Above all STAY CALM.
If you have any concerns, please telephone the surgery IMMEDIATELY on 01208 873116.
Typical healing patterns
There is a wide range of normal healing responses.
Swelling is often worse by the 2nd or 3rd day and may persist for a few days.
If you are at all unsure or the swelling continues for more than a week you should contact the surgery.