I am in the exact same situation. I have no idea what method my ENT used to perform my tonsillectomy but it has been very painful. I am one week post-op and I am also 33 years old. I have large indentations where the tonsils were. Food is getting caught in them and it is very difficult to keep clean. I have been irrigating them with a syringe of water but they are still lined with white, I'm assuming it's granulation tissue. The pain is getting a little better but it is very annoying, just part of it I guess. I hope as it continues to heal it will catch food less and less.View Thread
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