The South Bend Clinic Pre-Operative Clinic’s goal is to improve the patient’s overall experience when preparing for surgery. Our providers review each patient’s medical records, ensure the appropriate tests are completed and coordinate the necessary steps to confirm that the patient is ready for surgery. We also make sure that all necessary information is available for your surgeon and care team on the day of surgery. For your convenience, we offer all testing in one location. This all-inclusive approach is to ensure the patient’s overall success, pre-and post-surgery.
What to Bring to Your Pre-Operative Clinic Visit
**Feel free to bring in your medication bottles if that is easier for you
Preparing for Your Appointment at the Pre-Operative Clinic
You may eat, drink and take your medications according to your normal schedule prior to a pre-operative exam or test, unless advised otherwise by your surgeon. Your visit with the pre-operative clinic will last approximately 60 to 90 minutes depending on which tests and or studies you may need.
On the day of your visit, you will receive detailed information on:
The Pre-Operative Clinic is located at: