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After Your Procedure

  • Before you leave the center, you will be given written instructions for your care after discharge. 

  • When you return home, follow your doctor’s instructions regarding diet, medications and activity.

  • Do not drive a car, drink alcoholic beverages, operate machinery, sign legal documents, or make critical decisions until the morning after your procedure.

  • If you have any questions or problems after your procedure, please contact your physician.  If you call the physician after business hours, the answering service pages the physician on call.

  • If any biopsy/tissue was removed during your procedure, your physician’s office will notify you of the results within two weeks.

  • Following discharge, your accompanying adult should drive you home and remain with you until you are comfortable.