There are ways you can prepare for surgery, you just need to be in the right mindset to begin. It starts with your doctor saying you need to have surgery. Questions begin to race through your mind about the surgery, and you need answers. You need to be as knowledgeable as possible about your condition and needed surgery so ask away. If you still have questions you can always do your own research or get a second opinion.
Afterwards, talk to your spouse and family about your surgery. If you have concerns your family can serve as a great support group. Explain to them what will happen before, during and after surgery. Also, designate someone to drive you to and from the surgery, as long as it does not conflict with their schedule. If you go alone your procedure may be postponed.Read More >