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What you should know before your surgery

Presurgical Instructions

  • 6 weeks prior to surgery and four weeks following surgery you cannot smoke or
    use any nicotine products. Nicotine impairs healing which will impact your
    surgical outcome.
  • 30 days prior to surgery you will be required to see your primary care provider for
    a pre-operative physical.
  • 2 weeks prior to surgery discontinue use of NSAIDs such as Ibuprofen (Advil,
    Motrin), Naproxen (Aleve), Aspirin or Aspirin-containing products (Bayer,
    Bufferin). You may use Tylenol if needed. Discontinue all vitamins, and
    supplements (including shakes).
  • 1 week prior to surgery please notify us if you develop an illness or cold
    symptoms.
  • Do not eat or drink anything after midnight the night before surgery.

The Day of Surgery

  • Do not eat or drink anything this includes coffee, mints or gum. You are
    able to brush your teeth.
  • At your pre-operative physical your primary care provider will advise you on which
    prescription medications you should take with a small sip of water.
  • Do not apply any moisturizer, make-up, hair products, lotions or deodorant.
  • Wear loose comfortable clothing and preferably tops with buttons or a zipper to ease dressing following the procedure.
  • Make arrangements for a responsible adult to drive you home and stay with you
    for the first 24 hours following your surgery.