Patients having surgery at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital will be scheduled for a virtual or telephone appointment with staff from the Roberta and Stephen R. Weiner Center for Preoperative Evaluation.
Your surgeon's office will provide you with:
The date and time of your preoperative appointment. If you do not know if you have an appointment or need to reschedule it, please call your surgeon's office.
The date of your surgery. The hospital will call you two business days before your surgery to provide your arrival time and check-in location.
Other instructions you will need for your surgery.
During your preoperative evaluation, Weiner Center staff will review:
Your health history and current medications
Determine if you will need to come in for additional testing
Information on scheduling your pre-operative COVID test
You will receive instructions on:
When to take your medications leading up to and following your surgery