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It’s Surgery Day: What to Expect

Thank you for trusting your care to our expert surgical team.

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Your Road Map to an Excellent Surgical Experience

Welcome to Parkwest Medical Center. Thank you for coming to our facility for your surgical procedure. Our goal is to provide you with excellent care and service. During your surgery preparation and day of surgery if there is anything we can do to better meet your needs, please do not hesitate to let us know.

This page answers some commonly asked questions from our patients and visitors. Please keep in mind the care we give is based on each individual patient’s unique needs. Therefore, times and other information may be adjusted to provide each patient with excellent care. If you have any additional questions or needs please feel free to ask one of our Volunteers or surgery staff members.

Commonly Asked Questions

Where do we enter Parkwest Medical Center on Surgery Day?
May I stay with my loved one until surgery?
How will I be kept informed during surgery?
Can my pastor visit?
When will we see the doctor?
What about evenings or weekends?
Are children permitted to visit?
Are there food and drink options nearby?
How do I get to the Boulevard Bistro (cafeteria)?
Can I smoke?
How do I utilize the Patient Tracking Board?
Can we ask the surgeon questions?
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