Call your doctor right away if you experience:
- Fever higher than 100.4 degrees
- Shortness of breath
- Heavy vaginal bleeding
- Severe pain not relieved with your pain medication
- Persistent nausea or vomiting
- Increased pain, redness, or swelling at the incision
Our GYN clinic is committed to ensuring that your post-operative experience is as comfortable as possible. The following information will help answer frequently asked questions and will help you understand some of the common experiences that may occur after your surgery.
You will have your first post-op appointment 5-10 days after surgery for evaluation. If you have any questions or concerns prior to or after that,
Please call Dr. Ivanov at his office, (215) 631-3873
If an ER visit is necessary post-operatively, always go to your nearest hospital emergency room.
The ultimate success of your surgery is partially dependant on your self-care in the weeks after your procedure. It is very important that you follow the instructions as given. Instructions are as follows: