Wound Care Questions


1- Are my stitches dissolvable?
Yes, all stitches are dissolvable.

2- Can I use the cream on my wounds?
We do not recommend that you use any cream on your wounds.

3- How long will it take for my wounds to heal?
Depending on your health and healing abilities usually, it can take up to 15 – 20 days for wounds to heal.

4- If my wound is leaking blood or discharge when I go home what will I do?
If there is any leakage in your wound, please send us a photo immediately so we can ask your surgeon for medical advice.


5- When I get home how many days before can I remove my plasters?
At your discharge you will receive your post op notes and recommendations and we encourage all our patients to follow the instructions from your surgeon.