Frequently Asked Questions
Why choose OHNI?
OHNI provides experts in their field whose number one concern is your successful outcome. Both doctors are fellowship trained and board certified. We feel that it is equally important to not only treat disease but maintain normal function and appearance after your surgery. In an effort to achieve this result, Dr. Osborne and Dr. Hamilton have merged their individual areas of expertise to provide superior results. During your time at OHNI, you will have direct access to Dr. Osborne and Dr. Hamilton at all times both before and after your procedure, not residents or fellows.
What is the best surgery to remove a parotid gland tumor?
Will I have any noticeable scars or dents on my face?
The majority of patients treated have no obvious scars or dents. Our surgeons utilize trademark techniques to ensure the best aesthetic result.
Can my procedure be performed on the weekend or evening?
Yes, your procedure may be performed on the weekend or evenings to accommodate your schedule. A fee may apply.
How long will I need to be off work?
Most patients return to their work and normal daily activities within one week after their procedure.
Will I need to be in the hospital?
All procedures are performed as outpatient ambulatory same-day procedures and you will not need to spend anytime in a hospital.
Will I be able to eat and talk normally after surgery?
Yes, your procedure will not affect your speech and you may eat normally the day of your procedure. Citrus and sour foods will need to be avoided for approximately two weeks.