Within 30 Days:
Schedule your surgery and discuss your implant options. Plan your preoperative appointment with your primary care provider, if applicable.
2 Days Prior:
Your PCP should fax your Medical Clearance, EKG and Referral/Authorization to the facility. You will then be provided your arrival time Fax to: 786-200-1525.
Begin any prescribed eye drops to the operative eye as directed. Plan your transportation arrangements. You may not drive and must have a responsible adult to receive you after surgery.
Evening Before Your Procedure:
Plan not to eat anything after midnight. No food or water unless directed to take medications in the morning. Bring a list of your medications with you to the facility.
Morning of Procedure:
Remain fasting expect to take blood pressure or cardiac medication with a small sip of water. Do not take insulin or diabetic medications. Wear a button front shirt, with short sleeves, no watch, jewelry, or make-up. Wear comfortable shoes and bring a sweater.
You will be asked to provide the Center a copy of your photo ID and insurance cards. Bring a form of payment if you have any financial obligations (copay/co-insurance). You may be asked to complete paperwork at this time.
Plan to be at the facility for 4-6 hours. If you require a consult or further testing, your visit may be extended.
You will be provided instructions and a follow-up appointment. Always bring a all your eye drops to your post-op office visit.
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