Please follow these general rules that complement
the instructions you will receive from your physician.
- A physician will authorize your discharge from
Lake Tahoe Surgery Center.
- Follow your physician’s instructions regarding
diet, rest and medication.
- We advise patients not to drive, make important
decisions or sign important documents for
at least 24 hours following the procedure.
Please have a family member, close friend or
responsible adult drive you home.
- Plan to have someone stay with you for the first
24 hours after your procedure.
Our staff will call to check on your progress and
answer any questions. If you should have any specific
questions about your recovery, please call your