• 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