Depending on the procedure, recovery time can be any time from 2 to 4 weeks.
You can usually start walking within the first week, and can then slowly increase your exercise over next several weeks. You are generally back to full activity in 4 to 6 weeks.
Our office has a scar management system that is customized for each patient.
Most people take 1 to 2 weeks off after surgery before they return to work, but this depends on the procedure.