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Jaw Reduction

This procedure can be provided by
"Wansiri "

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Preparing for the procedure.

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    The patient should take one week leave from work.
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    Abstain from smoking for one month before and after the procedure.
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    Refrain from drinking alcohol one week before and after the procedure.
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    Refrain from taking any medication in the aspirin group, and any supplements that affect blood-clotting at least two weeks before the procedure.
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    Should notify physician of any chronic, underlying disease
    (eg. breast cancer, auto-immune disease, etc.) and psychological disease
    (eg. depressive disorder, anxiety disorder, etc.), and any history of drug allergies.
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    Fast six to eight hours before the procedure.
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    Avoid wearing hard-to-remove makeup or any makeup at all on the day of the procedure.
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    Having a personal caretaker with you is highly recommended, and avoid driving any vehicles post-procedure.

Post-procedure recovery.

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    The patients may feel numbness around the incision area, but it is normal and will subside within one to three months after the procedure.
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    Avoid sleeping on your side and rest your head higher than usual, in order to prevent further swelling for the first week after the surgery.
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    Apply cold packs to areas that are swollen or bruised, in order to prevent further swelling for three days after the procedure.
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    Avoid heavy physical activity or any activity that could compromise the wound for one month.
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    Wear the provided head strap or compression garment for three days after the procedure, and continue to do so only during sleep.
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    Consume soft-foods, avoid extremely high temperature food, and refrain from eating heavily flavored and spiced food.
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    The patient can go back to their normal hair routine 24 hours after the removal of stitches, which is one week after the procedure.
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    Be careful and gentle when brushing your teeth, in the case the patient is worried of rupturing the incision, gargling mouthwash or saline solution is acceptable for three days after the procedure.
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    Cosmetic and skincare routine is acceptable after the procedure, but do avoid putting any products over the incision area.

This procedure can be provided by
"WANSIRI HOSPITAL"