When you have surgery, compression garments are an important part of the healing process. Compression garments help reduce swelling and improve blood circulation. They also help to support the surgical area and keep it in place. If you are having cosmetic plastic surgery with Dr. Rachel Walker of the Plastic Surgery Center of Dallas in Dallas, TX, it is important to wear these following your procedure.
What are compression garments?
Compression garments are items of clothing that are worn to help facilitate healing following surgery. They apply pressure to the surgical area, which helps reduce swelling and improve blood circulation. Compression garments also help to support the surgical area and keep it in place.
Why are compression garments important?
Using compression garments are an important part of the healing process following surgery. They help reduce swelling and improve blood circulation. Additionally, they help to support the surgical area and keep it in place. If you are having cosmetic plastic surgery with Dr. Rachel Walker in Dallas, TX, it is especially important to wear them to speed the healing process and feel more comfortable during this time.
When should compression garments be worn?
Compression garments should be worn for the first few weeks following surgery. The garment provided to you by Dr. Rachel Walker of Dallas, TX is specifically sized and designed to fit your body, so it is important that you wear this one and not a generic product from a drugstore or online store.
How long do compression garments need to be worn?
The length of time compression garments are needed varies depending on the type of procedure you have had done. Dr. Rachel Walker will recommend how long they need to be worn after your procedure. It is vital that patients follow these recommendations to reduce risks such as infection or other potential complications that can arise following elective procedures.
How do I learn more about recovery following plastic surgery?
Dr. Rachel Walker is here to help Dallas, TX area patients take good care of themselves following their elective procedures to ensure the best possible results and reduced risk of complications. If you are located in the area and are interested in learning more, call the practice at (972) 661-5077 to book a consultation with our team.