Worried About Surgery?

Are you worried about your upcoming scheduled surgery? Are you Surgi-Ready, which means, are your ready for your type of surgery and a good outcome? Have you asked your doctor all the important questions before your procedure?

Many patients do not know what to expect and the risks involved during and after their procedure.

Ask Your Surgeon

Most patients do not know what to ask of their surgeon or healthcare givers.

This is unfortunate as it is well shown that keeping patients informed helps improve outcomes in the healthcare setting. We will help you ask the questions that matter.

Prepare For Surgery

Most clinicians believe that preparing patients for surgery assures a better result and safer recovery. The purpose of this website is to offer you some insight so that you will know what to expect. It will help you as a responsible adult to ask the important questions for yourself or loved ones.

We are not here to take the place of your physician nor do we give medical advice. We are here as a friendly impartial guide so that you may benefit from our experience surrounding anesthesia, surgery, and recovery

Surgeons in operating room

Our Goal – The goal of our website is to help patients prepare for surgery to improve their outcome. We will help you understand the steps most patients take as they go through the surgery experience.

A Guide – We will guide you through all of the usual stages patients experience during surgery. This is from the moment they are given the first news that surgery is necessary, through the recovery.

Insights – We will help you interact with your physician and healthcare givers through all of these steps.

Prepare for your upcoming surgery today

The Road to Surgery:

On the road to surgery

After an evaluation you will be told that surgery is necessary to either diagnose or to treat your medical condition. In no uncertain terms, you will be told to prepare for surgery. Here is where the surgical experience begins.

How to Prepare for Surgery

Our website will help you prepare for what you will encounter.  We start at the beginning in the surgeon’s office, the preparation, the surgery and finall recovery.  If you can prepare ahead with the important questions you may improve your chances of a better outcome.

We have divided the surgical experience into stages to make it easier for you to understand.

Scheduling your procedure
Types of anesthesia

4 – Types of Anesthesia

Recovering from surgery

5- Recovering from Surgery

Complications of the operating room

6 – Complications

Common Concerns of Surgery

There are several concerns that seem to be on the mind of patients as they approach the day of surgery.  These are persisting nausea & vomiting, general anesthesia, waking up during surgery and severe pain.  We give you insights into these topics so you can prepare and help your anesthesia caregiver prevent them from happening.

Nausea and Vomiting after surgery

Nausea & Vomiting After Surgery

Waking up During Surgery

Waking Up During Surgery

Severe pain after surgery

Severe Pain After Surgery

We Are Here to Guide You

We are here to guide you through all the necessary steps necessary in preparing for surgery and recovery. With our help you will know all the important questions to ask your doctors.  This may help you stay safe through your surgery and additionally recover more quickly.

  • Join us as we take you through the many stages of preparation.
  • We will give you the knowledge you need to ask the important questions of your surgeon, anesthesia providers and nurses.
  • We are not here to replace your providers but to act as a bridge to better communication.
  • We want your experience to be the best possible and to help you recover quickly.

Preparing for Surgery

The professionals at Surgi-Ready have extensive experience in preparing patients for surgery in medical centers. We are here to share our knowledge to help you have the best experience possible for your surgery.