Yes, the patient is encouraged to have a nice meal before the procedure.
Will the patient be under general anesthesia?
The patient will not be under general anesthesia, however, the patient might be groggy after the procedure.
Will the patient need a ride after the procedure?
A hair transplant is a simple out-patient procedure. Although it is possible for a patient to drive home alone, it is not ideal. It is always best if you are there to transport him or her home.
Special post op instructions?
The doctor and the nurse technician will go over any special post-operative instructions. You will receive an instructive trifold and a link to a post-op video as well. If you have any questions about post op care you can call our office.
Will the patient need a prescription?
Yes, a script will be called in to your local pharmacy after the procedure.
Stuff to Do
There is plenty to do in the area while you wait during the day of the procedure.