Pre-Op Instructions

  1. Patients who receive any type of sedation must NOT have anything to eat or drink, including water, for at least eight hours before your surgery. This is for your safety, and if instructions are not followed, your surgery will be postponed.
  2. You must have someone with you to drive you home following the surgery. You must not drive for the remainder of the day.
  3. Any unmarried patient under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at the time of surgery
  4. It is advisable to have someone at home to care for you on the day of your surgery.
  5. Wear a short sleeve garment that is loose fitting around the arms and neck. Please remove contact lenses, jewelry and watches prior to arrival for surgery.
  6. Please be prepared to complete the financial arrangements that were discussed during your counseling appointment.

Patient Disclaimer Regarding Insurance:

The amount due is not a guarantee of your total co-pay; it is merely an estimate based on information supplied by you and your insurance company. You are financially responsible to pay any amount not covered by your insurance. Benefits are determined by your insurance company when they actually receive your claim.

Appointment Cancellations:

If, by necessity, you must cancel your appointment for surgery, please notify us at least 48 hours in advance.