Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
199 Doctors are Online

Have surgery for tummy tuck. Quit smoking. Will I be fine for surgery?

DOCTOR OF THE MONTH - Jul 2016
Jul 2016
User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Urologist
Practicing since : 1971
Answered : 9030 Questions
Question
i have surgery on may 9th i quit smoking marijuana yesterday,will i be ok for my surgery
Posted Sun, 2 Jun 2013 in General Health
 
 
Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 1 hour later

Hello
Thanks for your query.Based on the facts that you have posted it appears that you have been posted for some surgery on 9th May.
.
It would be much helpful to me if you post nature of surgery you are posted for.
.
As such stopping smoking Marijuana will definitely help you in going through smooth surgery , post operative period and speedy smooth recovery,

Hope I have answered your query.
Please feel free to ask if you have any more questions I shall be happy to help you.
Thanks with Regards.
Dr.Patil..
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
 
Follow-up: Have surgery for tummy tuck. Quit smoking. Will I be fine for surgery? 5 days later
its a tummy tuck
 
 
Answered by Dr. P. T. Patil 6 hours later
Hello
Thanks for follow up.
It will definitely help to avoid Respiratory problems that occur under general anaesthesia and post operative cough.
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil..
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
 
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
Medical Topics

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Doctor Now

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor