Before you sign any surgical consent forms, make sure you are fully informed.
Surgery isn't something to be taken lightly. Even "simple" procedures have risks,
and the more complex and invasive the surgery, the more potential risks may
occur. As a patient you have a medical right to have your surgery fully and
completely explained, and a duty to yourself to be comfortable with the
We know undergoing any surgery is a stressful time, and emotions can
overwhelm even the strongest among us. It is all too easy to forget asking
critical questions, or to probe into the risks vs. benefits of your operation.
Explain My SurgeryTM is a valuable and indispensable tool both you and
your physician can and should be using before you give that final OK. You'll
have the peace of mind knowing what exactly lies in store for you, and
your physician will know they haven’t forgotten to explain any crucial aspect of
your surgical procedure.
Explain My SurgeryTM - assuring you’ll never be left wondering if you’ve made the