Patient Information

Pre-Operative Instructions/Day of Surgery

Arrangements have been made for your surgical care.

You will receive a call from the hospital or surgical center with the time of surgery. Sometimes because of emergencies and changes in the operating rooms schedule your surgical procedure may be delayed or advanced. Please be understanding that the day of surgery might require being at the hospital all day if necessary.

Do not eat or drink anything after midnight the night before surgery including water. If you take daily medication, please speak with your primary care physician before discontinuing any medication.

DO NOT take any aspirin or aspirin like medications including (ALEVE, ADVIL, MOTRIN, IBUPROFEN) for at least ten days before surgery.

To get the best and safest results optimal pre-operative medical assessment and management is required. You will receive a call from the hospital or surgical center

If you have any questions or need assistance in any way, please call 718-332-4747.

Post-Operative Instructions

AC Joint Reconstruction
ACL Reconstruction
Ankle Orif
Clavicle Fracture
Hip Arthroscopy
Knee Arthroscopy with Meniscus Repair
Knee Arthroscopy
Rotator Cuff Repair
Shoulder Stabilization and Labral Repair
Shoulder Decompression