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Day of Surgery

Arrive on time, with a responsible adult.

Remember not to eat or drink anything including gum or hard candy. Also, no smoking.

Wear loose, comfortable clothing, preferably a button down shirt/blouse. Wear comfortable shoes such as slip-ons. Do not wear high heels. You may need to change into a surgical gown.

Do not wear any jewelry (including body piercing and watches), makeup or perfume or cologne. Do not bring any valuables with you.

Bring your driver’s license and insurance cards with you.

Wearing contact lenses is NOT advised. We provide containers for removable dentures and bridgework.

If your child is having surgery, feel free to bring a favorite stuffed animal or security blanket for added assistance

Please follow any special instructions given to you by your surgeon or nurse from the surgery center