Instructions for Before Iv & General Anesthesia

  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to surgery time.
  • Any patients under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at the time of surgery.
  • Please brush your teeth before surgery.
  • Have ice packs available at home after surgery to reduce swelling.
  • Alcoholic beverages must be avoided 24 hours before and 3 days after surgery. 
  • You may not have anything to eat or drink (including water and coffee) for eight (8) hours prior to the appointment. 
  • A responsible adult must accompany the patient to the office, remain in the office during the procedure, and drive the patient home.
  • The patient should not drive a vehicle or operate any machinery for 24 hours following the anesthesia.
  • Please wear a short sleeved shirt and good walking shoes (no sandals).
  • Contact lenses, jewelry, and dentures must be removed at the time of surgery.
  • Do not wear lipstick, excessive makeup, or nail polish on the day of surgery.
  • Please notify us prior to surgery if you develop an illness. Your surgery may have to be rescheduled.
  • If you take routine medications, please check with Drs. Anderson and Junck prior to your surgical date for instructions. Take all necessary medications with a sip of water.
  • Video recording is not allowed in our office for the protection of privacy of our staff and other patients.

Superior Oral Surgery in Sycamore IL

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Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgeons for Northern Illinois Phone Number 815-895-3000