Pre Sedation Instructions

doctor-sampleBefore your surgery day:

  • During the 24 hours before sedation, drink NO alcohol or caffeinated beverages
  • The night before the surgery, have a normal meal at your regular evening meal time
  • During the 8 hours before your appointment, eat NO solid food and drink NO milk, cream, or juices with pulp
  • During the 6 hours before sedation, drink NOTHING

On the day of your surgery:

  • A responsible adult must accompany you to the office, absolutely NO driving
  • Wear comfortable clothing to the office
  • Take any morning medications you take normally or that we have prescribed for the morning before the sedation with a SMALL sip of water
  • Wear NO contact lenses, make-up, mascara, jewelry, or high heels to the office the day of the surgery


The best dentist! Everyone takes such great care of me and my wife – the sedation is awesome and we feel like we are in very good hands!
Date published: 06/12/2014


5 / 5 stars