Pre-Operative Instructions

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS FOR PATIENTS HAVING A GENERAL ANAESTHETIC

  1. On the day of your surgery you must have NOTHING TO EAT OR DRINK for 8 hours prior to your surgery.
  2. You must arrange for a responsible adult to come with you, to drive you home and stay with you for the first 4-6 hours. (They must be able to understand English post operative instructions) Do not use pubic transit.
  3. You must call our office 3 days prior to your surgery to confirm. (Failure to do this may result in your surgery being cancelled)
  4. Please wear comfortable clothing. (make sure your sleeves can be rolled up past your elbows)
  5. Please bring your Health Card with you on the day of your surgery.
  6. On occasion surgery times may have to be changed, you will be notified no later than the day prior to your appointment if this is required.

  • If you have any questions or concerns please call our office at 416-967-9020