Post-Op Surgery Instructions


1) Medications

2) Pain management—Your surgeon will prescribe you pain medicine for you.
Tylenol 325mg 1-3 tabs every 6 hours for the first day and/or Ibuprofen 200mg 1-3 tabs every 6 hours (with food)

3) Incision and dressing care

4)  Diet

5)  Activity

6)  Follow-up Care

Contact the your surgical team at 310-373-6864 if:

If you are having/had an AXILLARY LYMPH NODE DISSECTION, here are some additional instructions:

1) Pain Management

2) Dressing Care

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