Morning of Surgery

Follow Pre-Admission Instructions:

For your safety, please remember to follow all the instructions you were given by the nurse during the pre-operative phone call. It is very important not to eat or drink after the time you were instructed. If you were instructed to take medications, please take them with a very small sip of water. No chewing gum, candy, mints or ice chips.

The Morning of Surgery:

  • Once you wake up, please use your Chlorhexidine Wipes as instructed.
  • Do not put any lotions, powders, perfumes, makeup or jewelry on your body the day of surgery.
  • Put on clean, loose fitting clothing to wear to the surgery center.

Checklist of Items to Bring the Day of Surgery:

  • Insurance cards and photo ID
  • Case for glasses/dentures