How much does it cost to have your tonsils removed?

Answer As of 2009, the average cost of tonsil removal surgery---or tonsillectomy---is $5,442. This price may range from $4,153 to $6,381 depending on the expense of anesthesia, the physician's fee, the lo... Read More »

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How long is the recovery after getting your tonsils removed?

Tonsillectomies are mostly performed in same day surgery settings. This means that you will go home the same day that you have your tonsils removed. You should wear loose comfortable clothing to th... Read More »

I'm getting my tonsils removed?

Does he have you on Tetracycline, or a similar antibiotic? A side effect of that medicine is increased skin sensitivity to sunlight.It's not the surgery; it's the drug...

Should I get my tonsils removed?

Have you seen a physician who specializes in that? They have criteria for that surgery. For example do your tonsils obstruct breathing when sleeping and frequent infections ( which you no longer ha... Read More »

How do I Get Rid of Bad Breath After Tonsils Are Removed?

Reoccurring tonsillitis often leads to the removal of one's tonsils. This is a surgical procedure, referred to as a tonsillectomy, that takes several weeks to completely heal from. During this time... Read More »