Balloon Sinuplasty

Balloon Sinuplasty Post op Instructions

  1. Do not blow nose for 3 days.
  2. Saline spray to nose every 4 hours.
  3. Use nasal irrigation daily.
  4. Afrin (or generic brand) used twice a day for 3 days.
  5. Use pain medication as needed.
  6. Call office if needed for questions or problems. 847-674-5585.
  7. May use drip pad under nose if needed.
  8. Eat light today, but drink plenty of fluids.
  9. Expect some drainage for several days.
  10. Normal activities may be resumed tomorrow, but no heavy lifting or strenuous exercise for 3 days.

Balloon sinuplasty is a surgical procedure that alleviates sinus pain and pressure caused by sinusitis. ENT Specialists of Illinois