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  • Arrange in advance for a responsible adult to pick you up at Bend Surgery Center, drive you home and remain with you for the first 24 hours after surgery. You cannot drive yourself or be left alone. You may take a taxi if you have your responsible adult with you.
  • Before you leave Bend Surgery Center you will be given written instructions for your care at home.
  • After you have returned home, be sure to follow you doctor’s orders regarding diet, rest, medication and activity. It is not unusual to feel a little sleepy, lightheaded or dizzy for several hours after your surgery. Do not sign any important papers or make any significant decisions for at least 24 hours. Do not drive after your procedure.
  • If you have any questions or problems after surgery, please contact your physician.
  • A nurse from Bend Surgery Center will phone you a day or two after your surgery to see how you are and answer any additional questions you might have.