Day of Surgery for Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery
The hospital should give you complete instructions before your procedure.
FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY!
If you have any questions, call the hospital. Arrive early. Hospital operating rooms are on a tight schedule, so please arrive at your scheduled time.
Do not eat or drink as instructed
The reason for this is primarily due to the anesthesia that can cause nausea and vomiting if the stomach is not empty.
Bring any hospital documents and current medications. Come to the hospital with your information and any documents we have given to you.
Also, have your current medications, in their original containers, with you.
PLEASE BRING ALL X-RAYS, ULTRASOUNDS and MRI’s.