Pre-Operative Instructions

How do I prepare for Surgery?
  • Please commence Colgate Savacol mouth rinse two days prior to surgery, three times daily. Dilute a 1:1 ratio with warm water
  • You will be in hospital for approximately 5-6 hours
  • Dr Chahoud will give you a prescription for antibiotics and pain relief on the day of surgery. You will need to commence the antibiotics after surgery as recommended by the pharmacist
  • You must be accompanied home and cared for by a responsible adult after your surgery
  • You are not to operate a vehicle for 24 hours after surgery