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Pre-Surgical Medication Information

There may be pre-surgical restrictions on the following medications that are specific to you, the procedure you're having, and the surgeon performing the procedure. You might be instructed to change dosage or discontinue use of certain medications for a period of time before your procedure. It is very important that you follow the instructions given to you during your pre-surgical screening appointment, or by your surgeon. Failure to do so could lead to a delay or cancelation of your procedure.

If you have questions about medications, call your surgeon's office or the Surgery Center at (585) 341-6707.

Medications That May Impact Your Surgical Procedure

  • Aspirin, Ibuprofen, Naproxen, and other anti-inflammatory medications
  • Diabetes medications
  • Blood thinners such as Coumadin, Plavix, Lovenox, etc.
  • Vitamins and other dietary supplements
  • Blood pressure medications