A 30-year-old female asked:
How long to wait after septoplasty and turbinate reduction surgery to see full results before assessing if successful or needs revision septoplasty?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Joseph Campanelli answered
28 years experience in Facial Plastic Surgery
2-3 week recovery: Generally, it takes about 2-3 weeks to get a sense of the success of nasal airway surgery. It's important to keep the nose moist. I recommend nasal saline spray and ointment until the nose stops crusting.
Answered on Sep 15, 2018
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