Before Intravenous Anesthesia Sedation

- You may not have anything to eat or drink (including water) for eight hours prior to the appointment.

- No smoking for at least 12 hours before surgery. Ideally, cut down or stop smoking as soon as possible prior to the day of surgery.

- A responsible adult must accompany the patient to the office, remain in the office during the procedure, and drive the patient home. - The patient should not drive a vehicle or operate any machinery for 24 hours following anesthesia.

- Please wear loose fitting clothing with sleeves which can be rolled up past the elbow, and low-heeled shoes. - Contact lenses, jewelry, and dentures must be removed at the time of surgery.

- Do not wear lipstick, excessive makeup, or nail polish on the day of surgery. - If you have an illness such as a cold, sore throat, stomach or upset bowels, please notify the office.

- If you take routine oral medications, please check with Dr. Lyu prior to your surgical date for instructions.