If your friend or loved one has recently had surgery, it is natural to want to send words of comfort and encouragment.
But often, we struggle to find the words that say more than the customary ‘Hope you feel better soon’.
Our creative get well soon wishes are inspiring and can give them the strength to make a speedy recovery. A simple get well message also has the power to bring a smile to a loved one’s face, no matter what stage of recovery they are in.
Below, you can find a list of our best ‘get well’ messages that are suitable for all surgeries and recoveries.
Best Get Well Wishes After Surgery
Congratulations for getting through this extremely difficult time. Although getting surgery has changed a lot of your plans, you have adapted so well to taking things slowly as you heal. In no time, you’ll be able to resume your plans. Let this recovery be a time of fun and reflection instead of worry.
Surgeries are one of the many curve balls that life throws at us, but no matter how hard this surgery hit you, you always get back up. You’re one of my greatest role models. Get well soon.
I am relieved beyond words that you are faring well after your surgery. If there is anything I can do to ease your recovery, you can call upon me. Wishing you good health and peace of mind.
“Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you may be in good health, as it goes well with your soul.” -3 John 1:2. May you be at peace as you heal from your procedure. I send you my best wishes and blessings for a speedy recovery.
Whenever you are able, spend some time outside and let nature be a part of your healing process. After an operation, fresh air and the smell of plant life make for an exquisite remedy. Wishing you full health and new possibilities.
While you heal, take time to rejuvenate your spirit by making art and listening to music. Exercising your body and mind is essential for improving your wellbeing. I am excited for the next time we can appreciate art together. Get well soon!
Going through a surgery takes courage. I am so proud of you for following through as patiently as you did, and I wish you an easygoing, comfortable recovery.
Since you just came out of a surgery, I’ll save the wine and gift basket for when you’re able to consume guilt food. For now, I am sending you this card full of my best wishes. Take care, and I hope to see you soon.
The fact that you are recovering quickly fills me with hope and optimism. Regardless of whether you’re young or old, I know you will always bounce back and land on your feet. Get well soon!
Cheers for going through a successful surgery! I am wishing you a steady recovery filled with good books, herbal tea, and cuddles from your favorite pet.
After surgery, don’t get too ahead of yourself. Relax, stay safe, get plenty of sleep, and do the little things that bring you joy. Getting well doesn’t have to be solely physical; your happiness matters, too. Get well soon!
I hope you are doing better after your surgery. If you are ever feeling homesick at the hospital, never hesitate to call. You can expect royal treatment when you come home.
I’m writing to wish you good health after your procedure. There will be flowers, movies, and plenty of desserts waiting for you at home! Get well soon!
“The wound is the place where the Light enters you.” -Rumi. Your perseverance throughout the surgery is an inspiration to me. You have shown once again that you are capable of pulling yourself through any obstacle. Get well soon!
Funny Get Well Wishes After Surgery
“A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.” -Groucho Marx. As long as the taxi brings you to your destination, that’s all that matters. May your road to recovery start—and end—peacefully (and without too many pit stops)!
Getting surgery might not have been the type of holiday you planned for, but I must say that the anesthesia made you act like you do after holiday parties. Get well soon and be happy, but save the mirth for real holidays.
It was a good thing that I wasn’t allowed into the operating room while you were under; I would have been a backseat surgeon the entire time. I’m so glad you are recovering, and I hope I’m not too overbearing as I wish you all the best. Get well soon!
Although the surgery was tough, you did the right thing not trusting me after I offered to do the procedure myself. I meant well, and I mean well now when I say that I want you to be as healthy as you can be.
I was so worried sick about you that I thought I needed to get surgery as well! I am so glad that you are safe and sound. Get well soon, do as the doctor says, and don’t do anything too ridiculous while you recover.
“Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.” -Lord Byron. Even though you’ve experienced a medical emergency, there is nothing more uplifting than sharing a laugh with someone who cares about you. It also comes with no charge! Keep on healing, and keep on laughing.
“Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.” -Erma Bombeck. It looks like you’re off to a great start! Have a peaceful recovery from your surgery. I can’t wait to see you well again.
I hope my being such a pain in the neck wasn’t the reason why you needed surgery. Anyway, get well soon so I can become a pain in your side!
“I wonder why you can always read a doctor’s bill and you can never read his prescription.” -Finley Dunne. The anesthesia must have something to do with one’s reading ability… At least you get to eat soup and Jell-O after your surgery. Get well soon!
If there are any upsides to going under the knife, they would be: days off from work, premium room service, and get-well gifts. Above all, getting better is the real reward. I hope you’re feeling healthier by the day.
When I told you to break a leg, I didn’t think you’d take it literally! I hope your surgery went smoothly, but not so smoothly that you’ll slip and break the other leg!
“I reckon being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill and is not obliged to work till one is better.” -Samuel Butler. Once your surgery is over, take this time to be with family and friends. Get well soon, but not soon enough that you’ll have to go back to work next week…
Sentimental Get Well Soon Wishes
“Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.” -Hippocrates. While you are healing from your surgery, never give up on your curiosity and determination. In addition to getting well, this moment in your life might yield wonderful new opportunities and adventures.
I was so worried about you the moment I heard that you needed to undergo surgery. Now that you are healing, I cry tears of joy. There is no word that describes how thankful I am to have such an amazing person in my life. Thank you for all that you do, and get well soon.
“There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.” -Orison Marden. May every new day bring calm and happiness as you heal. Let tomorrow be even more fulfilling than today. Get well soon!
Loved one, I am so sorry to hear about your long, difficult surgery. The next time we meet, I am going to give you the biggest hug you’ve ever been given. Stay strong, heal bravely, and never be afraid to reach out for help.
Even though you’ve been at the hospital for only a few days, I feel your absence deeply. Your homecoming will be another blessing in addition to your effective surgery. Sending you lots of love and best wishes for a full and speedy recovery! I miss you.
You always recover from hardships with remarkable wisdom and grace. I imagine that you are already radiant with energy in the recovery unit. There is nothing you can’t overcome. I love you so much, and I pray every day for your safety and wellbeing.
Home isn’t quite home without you in it. While I can’t wait for you to come back from the hospital, I am grateful that this surgery was able to help you heal. You are the love of my life, and I will cherish the moment I can have you in my arms again.
While you may come across obstacles as you convalesce, I want you to know that I will be with you the whole way through. Surmounting these post-operation challenges will only make you stronger than you were before. Get well soon, and I send you all my love.
No matter what you are facing, your family will always be ready to support you. We love you immeasurably and rejoice in your successful operation. The near future will pose new challenges, but you never have to experience them alone. Best wishes, your family.
I celebrate each and every day of your recovery. Surgery is no match for your perseverance and good health. Take care, and never forget how much I love you.
“Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit.” -Bernard Williams. You are the bravest, most resilient person I know. A surgery will never deter you from being the incredible person you are. I hope your recovery is both brief and empowering.
No surgery in the world could change how beautiful and wonderful you are. Your good health brings us all the greatest joy. Get well soon!
Get Well Soon Messages After Surgery For Friends
If there was anything I could have done to have prevented your need for surgery, I would have done it in a heartbeat. You’re such a rare friend. Get well soon, and never stop making others smile.
After you’re well enough, we’re going to dance, sing, spin in circles, and tell the world that you’re healthy and ready for anything that comes your way. Here’s to a speedy recovery, from your best friend.
“Pleasant words are as a honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.” -Proverbs 16:24. Friend, conversations with you are the sweetest after something like a surgery. Feel better, and add extra honey to your tea.
A few perks of having great friends are that they will buy you extra ice cream and carry all your stuff around. Take pleasure not only in getting better, but also in what your friends can do for you. Get well soon!
As soon as you’re up to it, I’m coming over to your place with our favorite games and takeout; if you’re going to have a recovery period, we might as well make it feel more like a vacation. I hope you’re feeling well, and here’s to you getting better.
Dear friend, work and other obligations can wait. There is no set date that marks the end of your recovery. Take as much time as you need to—getting better is all that matters. Get well soon!
Getting back on your feet after a surgery is never easy, but the healing process should never leave you feeling lonely. If you ever need a friend, I will be there to comfort you.
Because you had a major surgery, you can be as cranky and tired around me as you want. Since we’ve known each other for so long, I won’t take anything personally. My only request is that you get well so we can spend more time together. Best wishes, your friend.
Friends look out for each other, but because I am not a surgeon, I’m glad you went to a seasoned professional instead. Leave the moral support to me! Recover for as long as you need—I will write and visit as often as you please.
Once you’ve been discharged from the hospital, I’m going to put together a dinner that will make up for all the hospital food you ate after your surgery. I’m so glad you are on a path to good health. With love, from your friend.
Dear friend, as you recover from your operation, you are in my every thought and word. I can’t wait for us to spend time together and do the things we love. Make sure to take it easy, and don’t be shy about asking for extra pillows. Get well soon!
To my friend who achieves things with leaps and bounds, make sure to take smaller steps as you heal from your operation. Once you fully recover, you will be able to resume work and play with an even stronger spring in your step. Get well soon!
Although we might be apart, you can call or text me anytime. I can empathize with you after having had surgery, so if you ever need a moment to talk, I’m all ears. From your friend.
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