Post Operative Instructions for Nasal Fractures

Your nasal fracture that has been repaired by splinting your cavity. Please follow the instructions below for optimal healing.

  • The nasal splint, internal splint, nasal packing and sutures should be removed in 7 days.
  • Do not blow your nose for 6 weeks.
  • Keep your head elevated at all times for 7 days.
  • Take antibiotics and pain medicine as prescribed.
  • Keep suture sites moist. Apply antibiotic ointment as needed to keep wounds covered with ointment at all times.
  • Please maintain your follow-up appointments as directed by Dr. Schultz.
  • Notify Dr. Schultz if there is extreme bleeding, swelling, redness, and pain.

Call during business hours if you have any questions at Dr. Charles J Schultz, Southeast Dental Group, PC Phone Number 907-586-9586.

After hours an emergency contact number if found on the office recording.

Dr. Charles Schultz, DDS, OMFS
2220 Dunn St.   Juneau,AK 99801
(907) 586-9586 (phone)  (907) 586-9484 (fax)