Below you will find the pre-surgical instructions as well as hospital addresses. If you have any questions regarding your surgery please contact our surgery scheduler, Ellen, at Phone: 614-779-1285 and/or Fax: 614-845-5616.
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- Do not eat solid foot after 8:00pm the day before your surgery. Between 8:00pm and midnight you may have clear liquids. This includes: tea, broth, jello, 7-up, apple juice, Popsicles, white grape juice and water. DO NOT DRINK ANYTHING AFTER MIDNIGHT!
- Do not smoke 1 week prior to surgery
- Take a shower or bath the night before or the morning of surgery
- Do not wear jewelry, makeup, nail polish or hair pins
- Wear casual, loose-fitting clothing
- Please leave all valuables at home
- A responsible adult must be available for transportation. You are not allowed to drive. A responsible adult must stay with you for 24 hours following your surgery
- Please take your health insurance card with you to the surgery center the day of surgery
- You will be given a post operative instruction sheet by the doctor before you are discharged, be sure to follow these instructions
- Be sure to have your prescriptions filled before you go home after your surgical procedure.
- Do not take aspirin seven days prior to surgery
- Do not drink alcohol the day before surgery
Grant Bone and Joint Center
323 E Town Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Doctor’s Hospital West
5100 W Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43228
St. Anns Hospital
500 S Cleveland Avenue
Westerville, OH 43081