First Day After surgery
Driving after surgery
Eye Drops After surgery
Impact of diabetes
Do's and Don'ts
You can within a week depending on the condition of your eye the next day and the type of activity( viz. going to office) that you would want to start.It also depends on the Cataract package selected.Also, when outdoors, please use protective eyewear or shades to prevent dust and wind from entering the eye.
You can shave from the first day but it would be advisable to take a shower or pour water on the face and hair after a few days so that tap water does not enter the eyes.Some people are used to oiling their hair and body; that can be done after the first week of Surgery.
Indian cooking entails a lot of fumes.You may use the microwave from day one but can cook on the stove after a week.
After 4 weeks kumkum, chandan etc. can be applied on the forehead as using it earlier can cause infection in the operated eye.