The hospital at which you are having your surgery may offer a pre-surgery education class. Members of your health care team will be there to answer questions and help guide you through your surgery experience.
It is strongly recommended that you bring a member of your care circle to this class. This person should also be available to act as a "coach" during your hospital stay and recovery.
At the pre-surgery education class, you will learn:
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You will need to call to schedule a pre-surgery education class if you are having your surgery at one of the following hospitals: