Suite 35, SJOG Medical Clinic, 100 Murdoch Drive, Murdoch 6150 (Murdoch) 208 Hampden Road, Nedlands 6009 (Nedlands)
08- 6381 0277 (Murdoch) 08- 9386 8955 (Nedlands)

Reduction of inferior turbinates

Indications: allergy related nasal congestion, cough, sleep obstruction

Anaesthetic time: 40 mins

Can be combined with adenoidectomy or septoplasty

Overnight stay usually; one parent is allowed to stay

Back to school: usually 1 week after operation

Medications on discharge:

  • Pain relief – paracetamol/ ibuprofen
  • Oral antibiotics
  • Nasal saline flush

Follow-up appointment: usually 2 weeks after operation