Patient Checklist

  • Call your physician immediately if you notice a change in your health between the time you saw your surgeon and the day of your procedure.
  • Eat a light dinner the evening before your surgery. DO NOT EAT ANYTHING AFTER MIDNIGHT. FOLLOW THE EATING, DRINKING, AND MEDICATION INSTRUCTIONS provided by your physician.
  • Wear loose, comfortable clothing.
  • HAVE A RESPONSIBLE ADULT ACCOMPANY YOU TO THE CENTER AND DRIVE YOU HOME FOLLOWING YOUR SURGERY.
  • YOUR SURGERY CANNOT PROCEED WITHOUT YOUR COMPANION.
  • Bring your medical insurance cards.
  • Bring any medications that you take regularly.
  • Bring containers to store your contacts, eyeglasses, hearing aid, etc.
  • Do not bring jewelry or other valuables, including wedding bands or body piercing.
  • Do not wear makeup, hairpins, nail polish, contact lenses.