Preparing for Surgery

Know what to ask your surgeon and physician anesthesiologist to make your procedure as safe as possible and to heal faster.

Know how to prepare. Whether you’re having surgery or a procedure in a hospital, outpatient surgery center or even a doctor’s office, you likely will receive anesthesia to make you comfortable and pain-free. Learn what to do, ask and expect so you can have a safe, successful and comfortable procedure and an easier recovery.