Post-operative Follow Up
1. The patient is asked to place ointment over the puncture points for several days.
2. Water precautions are observed for one week.
3. An oral analgesic such as acetaminophen is recommended.
4. The patient is seen 3 weeks post-operatively and as needed.
5. There are no incisions, suture removals, drains, dressings or headbands to care for in the post-operative period. Sometimes an overnight dressing is placed.