This is important information for you to review PRIOR to having SURGERY.
|Surgery Preparation:||Presurgical testing may need to be performed. Tests must be completed prior to the day of your surgery. All patients must register at the Roy Lester Schneider Hospital. Please bring all appropriate insurance information with you. If you are under 18, your parent or guardian must sign the permit for your surgery.|
|What to Bring:||All appropriate insurance cards or forms. Containers for contact lenses, dentures or eyeglasses. List of medications you are presently taking. Wear comfortable loose fitting clothing.
DO NOT wear any jewelry.
DO NOT wear any makeup or nail polish.
|Before Your Surgery:||DO NOT eat anything after midnight the night before your surgery.
DO NOT drink anything, even water, after midnight the night before your surgery.
DO NOT chew gum, mints or tobacco after midnight the night before your surgery.
DO NOT smoke after midnight the night before your sugery. Leave valuables, wigs, and false eyelashes at home.
|Day of Surgery:||
Before your surgery, you will be asked to undress and put on a hospital gown.
|Medications Before Surgery:||
Please avoid all pain or over the counter medications two (2) weeks prior to and after your surgery.