What can I eat and drink?

October 30, 2019

Your lower jaw will take about six weeks to heal completely. During this time you will need to eat a soft diet, such as mashed potato, soup, smoothies, well-cooked pasta, scrambled egg, jelly and ice cream.

Chewing harder foods may make the plates bend or break.

If you eat the right foods, you can prevent complications and you are more likely to heal quickly.

Could you be covered?

Recognised by major healthcare providers

Nicholas Lee: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Sheffield UK