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DAY OF SURGERY

On arrival at the clinic you will be offered a pre-med, this is to ensure you are relaxed & calm for the procedure. Prior to surgery, Dr. Geldenhuys & your anesthetist will see you in the ward. You should have nothing to eat or drink for 6 hours before your operation. If you are required to take chronic medication during this time please do so with a sip of water.

WHAT TO BRING WITH YOU

  • Any current medicines and those which have been prescribed.
  • Medical Aid membership card
  • ID Document
  • Credit Card or other agreed means of payment
  • Toiletries if required.

WASHING

Medicated soap will be provided to be used on the morning of your operation.

PRODUCTS

Do not apply make-up, perfume/deodorant, nail polish or hair products after washing.

JEWELRY

Remove all jewelry.

CLOTHING

Wear loose, comfortable clothing and footwear. Front opening garments with buttons or zips are ideal.

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