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Pre Surgery Instructions

  1. NOTHING TO EAT OR DRINK AFTER 12:00 MIDNIGHT OF THE DAY BEFORE YOUR SURGERY! This also includes chewing gum, coke, and use of tobacco products. Your procedure will be cancelled if you forget to follow these instructions.
  2. ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING WITHIN 24 HOURS OF APPOINTMENT TIME!
  3. PLEASE BRUSH  YOUR TEETH AND RINSE!
  4. Call the office (706) 234-0718 if you have developed a fever, cough, cold, itchy throat, or any other medical illness before your appointment.
  5. If any Pre-medication has been ordered, take only with a SIP of water 1 hour before your scheduled appointment time.
  6. No Jewelry: remove all bracelets, necklaces, watches, earrings, rings, and tongue rings.
  7. Contact lenses must be removed prior to surgery.
  8. Wear a short sleeve shirt. We will provide a blanket for you.
  9. Please remove any nail polish on the left hand.
  10. Daily prescriptions that are taken in the morning should be taken at least one hour prior to the procedure time with a SIP of water. Take all medications as prescribed unless instructed by the doctor. You may have instructions to stop a medication for prior to your surgery. If you do not follow those instructions your appointment will be cancelled.
  11. You must have an escort or driver that stays in the office the duration of your surgery. If this person leaves the office your surgery will be rescheduled.
  12. Please make arrangement to have someone stay with you the remainder of the day of your surgery.
  13. If we cannot confirm your appointment 24 hours in advance the surgery will be cancelled. We reserve this specific time for your procedure only. It is very important that we confirm and go over instructions with you or your guardian before the appointment.
  14. 48 hours prior to surgery it is very important that the patient drinks at least 4-6, 8 oz glasses of water or Gatorade each day.

Our Location

21 John Maddox Drive | Rome, GA 30165

Office Hours

Monday:

8:30 am-4:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-4:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-4:30 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-4:30 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-4:30 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

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