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Will Going Back To Work One Week After A Hemorrhoid Surgery Affect My Recovery
Hemorrhoid surgery is a procedure done to treat enlarged hemorrhoids. There are several variations, depending on the type of hemorrhoids you have, their size, and your doctor's expertise in a particular procedure. Most are done as an outpatient. While the biggest complaint is pain following surgery, newer procedures are able to minimize discomfort and ...Read more
Usually not: Unless you job requires prolonged standing or heavy lifting (over 25 pounds) going back to work in a week should be okay. You can help the doctor determine by how you feel and your knowledge of what the job requires. You may still have a sense of urgency, so the availability of toilet facilities may also detern=mine how soon you return to work. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had hernia surgery two weeks ago(umbilical hernia) I was supposed to return back to work but fell in the shower. My job is pressuring me to work.
Depends: It depends on the type of work if heavy lifting then you need to be cleared by surgeon If sitting and light work you should be fine If increased pain after the fall be seen but you should be able to return to work but check with your surgeon ...Read more
Usually Yes: Everyone has a different tolerance for pain and recovery. Usually for my patients that undergo laparoscopic appendectomy, they can return to work as soon as they can perform their job safely and up to the expectations of their employer. Usually this is between 3-14 days. My only restriction is no heavy lifting over 15lbs for 2 weeks. Speak with your surgeon to see if he/she has any restrictions. ...Read more
How long is the downtime after Asian eyelid surgery? I know full recovery is a few weeks, but can I start doing normal activities sooner? Or will i be "out of commission" the whole time?
How long till i can return to work after having my gallbladder removed and an umbilical hernia fixed. I do a lot of heavy lifting each day 50+ lbs?
4-6 weeks: It depends on how big the hernia was, how big the mesh is, and if the hernia repair was done open or laparoscopically (with tiny incisions and a video camera). Lifting heavy things too soon will cause the hernia to recur. So, generally, the surgeon will probably recommend that heavy lifting be put off for 4-6 weeks after the hernia repair. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Acl: Most patients take a couple days of school off. Like everything recovery and return to school is a spectrum for each patient. U should be fine if u took a week off and could go back earlier if u felt like it. ...Read more
How long will it be before i can return to my normal exercise routine after a butt lift? I like to stay pretty active; i normally run several miles a week and do yoga every day. For how long will i need to avoid exercise following my butt lift procedure?
Exercising After BBL: In general, it is best not to sit on your buttocks in any way for 14 days and, during the 3rd week, do a minimum amount of sitting on a Roho cushion. Your plastic surgeon will let you know when you can return to your exercise routine and how to successfully do that without compromising your health or your results (based on your specific surgery and case). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How long of a recovery period should I expect after my butt implants surgery? I'm trying to plan a vacation away. What position do I have to recline or rest after the butt implants are put in? Will i be really sore afterwards? Will i be able to engage in
Depends : It may only take 1 to 3 weeks but if the surgeon gets in there and discovers that the injury or the overall knee is worse than expected it may take longer. You won't really know until after the surgery has been completed. It also varies with each surgeon. ...Read more
Had open henia surgery. Job requies lifting 75 lbs and pushing up to 150 lbs.How long after surgery before I can go back to work?
6-8 Weeks: Depending on your overall health, and if you are a smoker or non-smoker it could be anywhere from 4-8 weeks. If I had more info about you and the surgery I could probably tell you, but my guess is more toward the 8 week mark. I think some surgeons will say 4 or 6 weeks, but I tend to be more conservative with people who have heavy lifting type jobs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had internal vaginal incision on the right side during childbirth a mon back. How much time does it take to recover. Any suggestions for quick recov?
Depends: The outer skin should be healed or healing. Traditional recommedations are 6-8 weeks to be healed to the point in which you can return to your normal activity. Any injury or surgery will be completely healed in 6 months, so whatever you are left with at 6 months is what you can expect to be "permanent". ...Read more
How long is recovery after gingivectomy? Will I have to take time off work to recover after my gingivectomy, or can I return to normal activities right away?
Usually as soon as : It is comfortable to do so and your surgeon has cleared you to return to work. This may also be dependent on use of medication but generally, about two weeks after surgery. ...Read more
Sir I had upj obstruction. how much time it will take to join sitting job and after many days I can go weight exercises.
Need more info: on what the UPJ problem was. Was a stent placed? ...Read more
I got a pre assessment on Friday for my gallbladder surgery how long after will it take to go in for surgery ?
Depends: Please ask your surgeon as the surgeries around an earlobe can vary greatly as well as the post-operative courses. Also, it will depend what you do for work (heavy machinery, babysitter, librarian, teacher, etc). Good luck. ...Read more
Please call your sur: Am surprised your surgeon did not tell you that because that is something that the doc should always tell you so call your doctor as your doc knows how your surg went and how u are doing and i assume u have been back for a post op check up. ...Read more
I am having surgery for an umbilical hernia.Dr wants to do a few incisions.How long after surgery is it safe to return to work at a Non-physical job?
7-10 days?: Patient usually needs 4-6 weeks for FULL healing after surgery. Need about 1 week for recovery of your stamina... As long as your job is the equivalent of a desk computer job or cashier, ( no lifting, pushing, pulling or anything strenuous) I'd estimate you could go back in 7-10 days. ...Read more
How long is recovery from cholecystectomy? No complications. Can I go back to work in a couple of days? I have a desk job with about 40% walking?
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