What happens before surgery?
Self care tips for parents
Questions for your child's care team
Parent's Checklist: a list of things to do to prepare for surgery
Pre-register for your child's surgery online.
We recognize how much thought and preparation goes into planning for surgery. To help you get ready a team of parents, teens and staff created and compiled resources to answer your questions and provide information about the surgery experience.
Due to Level 0 visiting standards, pre-op tours will be suspended until further notice. Review our visiting guidelines here.
We know you may want to dig for more information, so we gathered these easy-to-digest materials and resources from pediatric organizations in Minnesota and beyond.
Helping kids feel calm and prepared