Preparing for your surgery

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Preparing For Your Surgery

Preparing For Your Surgery

Where will my surgery be performed?

Dr. Hettrich operates both at BWH Faulkner Hospital as well as at BWH/MGH Foxborough Surgery Center . You will be told the location when you schedule your surgery. If you have any questions about this, please contact our office at 617-525-3427.

What do I need to do to prepare for surgery?
What medications do I need to stop 2 weeks before surgery?
What medications do I need to stop 1 week prior to surgery?
What medications do I need to be sure to take the morning of surgery?
What time do I need to arrive on the day of surgery?
What do I need to do the day/night before surgery?
What should I bring with me the day of surgery?
Will I need special clothes after shoulder surgery?

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