Excellent nutrition is especially important after jaw fracture repair surgery. The major nutrients; carbohydrates, protein, fat, water, vitamins and minerals; are each required daily to promote recovery and minimize weight loss. We have designed a booklet to give you practical tips on eating and preparing foods to meet your nutritional needs after surgery. For a downloadable version of our Liquid Diet Recommendations, please click here. You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to print and view the file.
For more information about caring for yourself following surgical repair of a fractured jaw, please visit the After Jaw Fracture Repair section of this site.