The Night Before Surgery

Unity Point Health
  • Follow your surgeon’s instructions
  • Remove all jewelry
  • Remove nail polish
  • Take a shower – use a clean towel to dry off, dress in clean clothes/pajamas
  • Place clean sheets on your bed – no sleeping with pets
  • Use Pre-Op Skin Prep as directed

  • Know what you SHOULD bring to the hospital  

    Know what you SHOULD NOT bring to the hospital