Before going for Laparoscopic Surgery, Let’s understand what Laparoscopic Surgery is!
Laparoscopy is a keyhole surgery, which is also called minimally invasive surgery. It is a modern surgical technique, where a Laparoscopic Surgeon makes a few small incisions in the abdominal area and along with the help of a small camera, look inside the area to carry out the procedure.
In most of the cases, patients may able to leave within a few days of operation. The healing process is quick, but patients need two weeks to get back to their normal life. Lets Now discuss, how you will prepare yourself before going for laparoscopic surgery.
Talk To Your Consultant:
Before going for surgery, talk with your surgeon one more time. Prepare all your questions regarding your surgery and try to note down every information what your doctor says to you.
Bring Every Document And Ask For Copies:
Double check if you are carrying every important document in your bag regarding your operation. Ask your hospital to provide you with the necessary information about laparoscopic surgery. Do not forget to ask for leaflets or brochure. It will help you to know everything about your surgery.
Pack Your Medication:
If you’re on any medication, pack your emergency medications before leaving for the hospital. You should let your anaesthetist know about your medications so that it will help her to know about your physical condition and if you need to discontinue them for a while.
Be Ready With Your Hospital Bag:
Pack your hospital bag before your operation day. Put comfy clothes (loose fitting clothes), phone charger, phone, and everything you need to put. In case you need to stay overnight pack your comfortable night dress and toiletries.
Inform Your Close One To Be There For You:
After surgery, you won’t be able to drive on your own. Inform your friends or family to drive you home and settle you up. While seated, keep cushions to support your back.
Before going for laparoscopic surgery, choosing the Best Laparoscopic surgery hospital is important for patients. We, Varanasi Hospital is known as the best Laparoscopic surgery hospital in Northern India. For more information, feel free to get in touch with us.