What To Expect
Your physician has scheduled your upcoming surgery at our facility. Please take time to familiarize yourself with what to expect before and of the day of your surgical procedure.
Day Before Your Procedure
Our office will contact you the day before your procedure to confirm your arrival time.
Please do not eat or drink anything after midnight. This includes water, coffee, tea, gum, chewing tobacco, mints, candy, etc. You must have an empty stomach. Liquids or food in your stomach can cause complications. Failure to follow these instructions may result in the cancellation of your surgical procedure.
Day Of Your Procedure
Wear loose, comfortable clothing to your surgery.
Please leave all jewelry, body piercings, cash and any other valuables at home. We cannot be responsible for lost or damaged valuables.
Please bathe or shower and remove all makeup prior to your procedure. Do not use lotions, perfume or oils after bathing.
Please bring your insurance card(s) and all completed paperwork with you.
Please bring a comfort item such as a blanket, pillow or stuffed animal.
You must have a responsible driver to drive you home and stay with you for 24 hours after your procedure.
If you have any questions about your procedure, please call your surgeon’s office. If you have any questions about the facility you may call us at (316) 771-9999.