Your Child's Surgery

The process for preparing for surgery, whether an inpatient or outpatient procedure, can be intimidating.

Explore this section to learn more about what to expect from Your Child's Surgery, before, during, and after the procedure. 

Before You Arrive

Read our tips on what to expect before you arrive for your child's surgery.


Getting Your Child Prepared

Learn about how to prepare your child for surgery, helping to dispel any fears or anxieties they may have.


The Day of Surgery

Help prepare yourself for what you will need for surgery day, including where to go and what to do.


After Surgery

Read about what happens after surgery, including what to expect if your child will be extending their stay in the hospital or if they will be discharged.