How long will it take me to recover from having a hysterectomy?
Your recovery will depend on what type of procedure you have. It’s important to prepare for your hysterectomy recovery. You should arrange to have a family member, friend or partner help with transportation and daily tasks immediately after surgery. Your hospital stay, pain and mobility will all depend on the type of surgery you have and other personal factors. Visit our Recovery Page for some common information about recovery. Ask your doctor what to expect after hysterectomy and the best way to prepare for your recovery.