surgical instructions / pre op instructions
- Nothing to eat or drink past midnight the night before surgery. If your surgery is scheduled in the afternoon you may have a light breakfast at least 6 hours prior to your appointment.
- Take your regular medications with a small amount of water. **If you are on blood thinning medication or are diabetic you will be given special instructions.**
- Bring someone with you to drive you home. We require that your driver be able to remain in the office during your surgery.
- Wear loose comfortable clothing with short sleeves. No make-up, nail polish or jewelry.
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Pre Op Instructions
If you have any questions regarding a condition, it is best to call the office during REGULAR OFFICE HOURS. A follow-up office visit is provided as a courtesy at no charge. If you have a TRUE emergency , the doctor or his assistant can be reached 24 hours a day 7 days a week by calling the appropriate office number below:
Palm Harbor Office, 727.786.9600
New Port Richey Office, 727.849.8100
Spring Hill Office, Under Construction