Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy Discharge Instructions

This video from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia reviews important information that families should know when preparing for a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy. Topics include how to measure your child’s level of pain and manage their pain, what medications are used during and after surgery, ways to help your child cope with pain at home, tips for a speedy recovery, and who and when to call if there is a problem after surgery.

Topics Covered: Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

Related Centers and Programs: Division of Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat), Family Learning Center