Be a Know-It-All
Learn about your recommended surgery.
Patients who are well-informed are usually more satisfied. Meet your
medical team, which will include your surgeon, who will perform your
surgery, and your anesthesiologist, who will manage your comfort and
care during surgery. And ask them questions about everything, from
risks to complication to healing time. Your hospital may offer classes
on your procedure.more ....http://www.webmd.com/healthy-aging/slideshow-surgery-prep-10