Okay. I asked a question to see what other surgeons had to say. I am going away soon, by then will be 9/10 weeks post op. I already asked my surgeon, he says it's fineto go on rollercoaster rides. After 6 to 8 weeks thebone is healed. So really, why is it that surgeons on here say I can't and should be careful. If I can't by 6 to 8 weeks when the bones have healed. Then I never will My nose job was not by choice, was health reasons on NHS. I feel I have to be careful all my life now
Rollercoasters After Septorhinoplasty
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The roller coaster is fine after rhinoplasty
After four weeks your nose is well healed and you should be able to participate in non contact sports, and the roller coaster if you wish. I have not heard of any bloody noses from the roller coaster and you should be fine.
Best of luck,
Rollercoasters are great. I love them! As for healing and rollercoasters, the big concern is that the nose will hit the bar on the front of the rollercoaster causing unnecessary trauma to the healing nose. The head being jolted forward and backwards is not ideal in the first 4 weeks after rhinoseptoplasty. By 9 weeks, all should be good. It is no different than the tennis player asking whether or not they can play tennis after rhinoplasty. The same answer applies. Be careful at net!
Roller coaster ride following Rhinoplasty
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