I Had Smart Lipo on my Flanks and Hips, Can I Sleep on my Stomach Even Though I Have Two Small Incisions on my Stomach?

i just had my procedure today .....not sure if its ok , i tried to sleep on my back but it was very painful .....and im mainly draining from the two incisions in the front ?

Doctor Answers 1

Probably ok...

but its best to check with your doctor.  They will usually have post operative protocols that will determine sleeping position.

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