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Pre-Op Information

Medication Instructions

You will receive instructions on medications you can and cannot take before your surgery.

Food and Personal Care

  • At eight hours before your scheduled time of arrival at the hospital you will need to stop eating. This includes all liquids, chewing gum and lozenges.
  • Do brush your teeth.
  • We recommend you shower before arriving at the hospital. This will aid in infection control and will make you more comfortable.
  • Do not wear make up, fingernail, or toenail polish or contacts to the hospital for surgery.
  • Wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
  • Bring your medical and pharmacy insurance cards and a photo ID.
  • Leave ALL valuables at home, including credit cards, cash and jewelry.
  • Bring a list of all medications and doses you are currently taking.
  • Bring a book to read in case of delays.