Do I need General Anesthesia?
What Medications need to be ADJUSTED BEFORE SURGERY?
Why can't I eat or chew gum before surgery?
What if I've been allergic to drugs before?
Will I get nauseous?
What drugs will you use on me?
What are the risks of anesthesia?
What are the types of risk?
What are ways to reduce risk?
Expectant Mother Questions
What is epidural anesthesia?
How is an epidural given?
When can an epidural be given?
Will I require anesthesia for normal labor?
Does pain affect my baby?
What is a "walking" epidural?
How will I feel?
How long will it last?
What if a cesarean delivery becomes necessary?
Will epidural medication affect my baby?
What is spinal anesthesia?
What is general anesthesia?
Can my baby's father be with me?
What if I have more questions about anesthesia?
How should I prepare my child for surgery/anesthesia?
How long should my child fast before surgery?
What kind of explanation does my child need before surgery?
My child has a cold. Should his/her surgery be canceled?
My child's surgery was canceled because of a cold. How long do I wait to reschedule surgery?
Why does my child need to be sedated for his/her MRI scan? I was told that the procedure is entirely painless.
Should my child take his/her medications before surgery?