Theatre operating corridor

Once the Decision is made for Surgery:

  1. Once you and your Surgeon have decided that surgery will help you, you’ll need to learn what to expect from the surgery and create a treatment plan for the best results afterwards.
  2. Preparing mentally and physically for surgery is an important step towards a successful result. Understanding the process and your role in it will help you recover more quickly and have fewer problems.
  3. Before surgery it is important to to make sure you don’t have any conditions that could interfere with the surgery or its outcome. Routine tests, such as blood tests and X-rays, may be necessary about a week before any major surgery.