Please follow the instructions related to your treatment plan and before anesthesia sedation:
Do NOT eat or drink anything, including water, for 6 hours prior to your scheduled appointment. If you have more questions, please contact us.
Do not smoke for at least 12 hours before surgery. Ideally, cut down or stop smoking as soon as possible prior to the day of surgery.
A responsible adult must accompany the patient to the office, remain in the office during the procedure, and drive the patient home.
The patient should not drive a vehicle or operate any machinery for 24 hours following IV anesthesia or while taking prescription narcotic medication. Please make appropriate arrangements to be picked up.
Please wear loose fitting and comfortable clothing with sleeves which can be rolled up past the elbow, and low-heeled shoes.
Remove contact lenses, jewelry, and dentures prior to surgery.
Do not wear lipstick, excessive makeup, or dark nail polish on the day of surgery.
If you have an illness such as a cold, productive cough, sore throat, upset stomach or fever, please notify the office.
If you are taking a prescription, or non-prescription medications, please check with Dr. Buch or Dr. Mansfield prior to your surgical date for instructions.