*Minors under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or a legal guardian.
If You Will Be Awake
Ask the AOS team if you should alter any of your at-home medications.
- Blood thinners: Under certain circumstances, it is OK to continue using blood thinners. Please check with our office. You may be asked to get a blood draw before surgery.
- Diabetic medications: It is typically best to take your usual diabetic medicine unless you are fasting for surgery.
- Heart and blood pressure medicines: It is important to continue taking these medications; usually, they should not be altered.
- Asthma: Bring your inhalers to the appointment.