Post Operative Food Suggestions

       Please make sure heated foods are lukewarm for the first 24 hour period as food and drinks that are too hot can make                 surgery sites bleed. Remember to drink plenty of water.

  • Blended Drinks
  • Milk Shakes
  • Nutritional Supplement Drinks (Boost, Ensure)
  • Applesauce 
  • Cottage Cheese
  • Jell-o
  • Pudding
  • Yogurt
  • Ice Cream
  • Soups 
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Soft Pasta
  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Baked Beans
  • Steamed Soft Vegetables
  • Scrambles eggs 

You may slowly begin to resume your normal diet after 5-7 days. You can begin eating foods of harder consistency as tolerated. Be sure to remain cautious of the surgical sites.