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How do I prepare for the vaginal reconstructive surgery?

Your doctor will provide you with all the pre-operative instructions you need to know, based on your particular conditions.

Preparing for your vaginal reconstruction surgery is very important to the successful outcome and fast and smooth recovery. Your surgeon provides this information for important reasons, and it’s essential that you follow the instructions thoroughly. 

General guidelines recommended to patients a few days before surgery

  • do not smoke or drink alcohol
  • eat well and sleep well
  • consult with your doctor before taking medication or dietary supplements
  • maintain your balanced physical activity regimen to keep your strength up
  • avoid heavy physical effort
  • ask for help and support if you need.

Your doctor wants nothing but the best for you, concerning your safety, health and great results.

Disclaimer: We do not assume responsibility for the use of the provided information or its interpretation. Our efforts are towards providing current and reliable information; however these should not be considered, or used as a substitute for diagnosis or treatment.

Source: https://www.cedars-sinai.edu/Education/Medical-Library/