To prevent delay or cancellation on the day of surgery please adhere to the following guidelines:
Food and Drink:
Please refrain from eating or drinking anything after midnight the night before your surgery. If your surgery is scheduled for the late afternoon you may eat toast with jelly and drink clear liquids (tea, coffee, apple juice)up to (6) hours prior to your arrival time, but you must still avoid dairy products after midnight.
Do not drink alcohol for at least 12 hours prior to your arrival time.
Please refrain from smoking after midnight the night before your surgery.
Makeup, Nail Polish, Jewelry (including body piercing jewelry):
Please remove all of these items prior to your arrival at the Center.
Wear loose, casual, comfortable clothing to fit over any surgical dressings.
We ask you to leave jewelry or other valuables at home on the day of your procedure except for your government issued I.D. and insurance card(s) and any co-pay or deductible amounts discussed during your conversation with our financial counselor.
Notify the Center & Your Surgeon if:
On the day of your surgery:
A legal guardian must be in the center AT ALL TIMES for children and dependent adult patients.
Care of Children:
If you are the patient and have young children at home please plan to have someone else care for them for at least the first 24 hours following your surgery or procedure.
If the patient cannot read, speak English or use sign language, an interpreter is required. If you need assistance arranging for an interpreter, please contact our scheduler at 949-855-0562 as early as possible.
27882 Forbes Rd
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677