Before Intravenous Anesthesia Sedation

  • You may not have anything to eat or drink (including water) for six (6) hours prior to the appointment.
  • No smoking at least eight (8) hours prior to appointment.
  • A responsible adult who drives must accompany the patient to and from the office. This driver must be able to remain in the office during the procedure.
  • Minor children must have a parent/legal guardian with them. 
  • Wear comfortable shoes and loose fitting clothing (with sleeves which can be rolled up past the elbow).
  • Remove contact lenses, jewelry, and dentures at the time of surgery.
  • Remove lipstick, excessive makeup, nail polish, and acrylic nails on the day of surgery.
  • Notify the office if you have an illness, even a mild cold.
  • Inform Dr. Hyland prior to your surgery date of routine oral medications. Continue to take routine medications unless previously instructed otherwise by Dr. Hyland. 

If you have any further questions or concerns, feel free to reach out anytime.