2446 Research Parkway    Suite 100    Colorado Springs, CO​    PHONE: (719) 418-4244

Can I eat before surgery?
DO NOT eat or drink anything after mid-night the night before surgery. Remember, nothing to eat or drink the morning of your surgery. This is needed to allow safe anesthesia to be administered. 

Can I wear makeup or jewelry?
DO NOT wear any makeup, contact lenses, nail polish, perfume, lotions, jewelry or bring any valuables or money to the surgery center. 

Should I take my medications before surgery?
No or bring a list of any and all medications, herbs, supplements that you routinely take and follow your doctor’s instructions about taking medications before surgery. 

What should I wear?
Wear clothing that is loose fitting and easily changed 

Do I need someone to drive me to and from my surgery?
You will need a driver as you will not be able to operate a motor vehicle following surgery. You will need an adult driver that can safely transport you home. Your driver must stay at the center dur-ing your time here. 

How long should someone be with me after surgery?
You will need a responsible adult with you for at least 24 hours following surgery.Type your paragraph here.

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2446 Research Parkway    Suite 100    Colorado Springs, CO​    PHONE: (719) 418-4244   FAX:  (719) 418-4264

Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 6:00am - 7:00pm