- Keys to success: The mnemonic “RICE” is used: rest, ice, compression, and elevation.
- Try to remain flat for 2-3 days
- Tylenol and advil are fine to use, and can minimize the need for narcotic pain medications
- Dr. Kramer will typically see you in 2 weeks, then 3-4 weeks to learn to cycle the implant
- Please bring you keychain or teaching pump with you to all appointments. It helps in pump teaching