Discharge Instructions

Download the appropriate set of instructions following surgery. These instructions will provide a detailed outline of what to expect following surgery and how to care for your for your incision site.

Division of Head & Neck Oncology 

Parotidectomy
Thyroidectomy
Laryngectomy
Gastrostomy
Tracheostomy
Glossectomy 

Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Blepharoplasty/Eyelid Surgery
Facial Reconstructive Surgery 
Rhinoplasty/Nasal Surgery
Rhytidoplasty/Facelift Surgery 

Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology

Tonsillectomy
PE Tubes
Sinus Surgery 

Division of Rhinology, Allergy, and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

Division of Neuro-Otology and Skull Base Surgery

BAHA Implantation
Cochlear Implant
Stapedectomy
Tympanoplasty/Tympanomastoidectomy

Division of Voice and Swallowing Disorders

These discharge instructions should only be used following a procedure with our department. Downloadable discharge instructions should never be used in place of a surgeon. For any life threatening emergency please call 9-1-1. For immediate assistance in a non-life threatening situation please call our Triage Nurse (984.974.3409) or the Physician On-Call (984.974.1000).