Many people want to know “How long is recovery?” Each procedure varies depending on the extent of the operation, complicating factors, age, and the activity level you expect to be involved in.

For most Laparoscopic procedures, return to full time desk work can usually occur after 7-10 days. Occasionally individuals can return sooner if they feel well enough to tolerate employment functions. Larger incisional surgery takes 2-3 weeks with heavy lifting (more than 25 lbs) needing an additional two weeks before unrestricted duties. Specific questions will be answered at consultation.

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