Post Operative Care

For Your Reference:

– Please download and print this form to have it handy after your breast surgery.  Please call the office if you have any questions or concerns about your surgery and healing.

Exercises after breast surgery – Please download this handout to have available after your surgery.  Most patients return to normal activities within a week or two of surgery.  These are exercises that are particularly helpful for women who have had any axillary surgery or mastectomy.  Please inquire about Physical Therapy Referral if you do not feel that you are making good progress after 2 weeks of these exercises.

Caring for you Drains – Please download these instructions to assist you with your drain care.