Few hours after surgery, you will start with small sips of water and encourages to wal within the room or till the washroom. You will be on clear liquids for the next two days like, coconut water, lemon water, black/green tea, black coffee and clear soups. Mobility is encouraged, you will be walking in the corridors in the hospital, and can also climb stairs post discharge. From 4th day, you will be having thicker liquids like protein shakes, pureed soups, buttermilk, milk, etc. During the next few weeks, while your body heals, the texture and volume of food will be gradually increased from soft foods to regular foods.