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.