New Patients (972) 666-1594

Current Patients (972) 964-2900

3900 American Drive, Suite 101 Plano, TX 75075

Undergoing Sinus Augmentation Plano, TX

Night before Surgery

(sometime shortly before going to bed):

  • Take the 1st dose of the prescribed Antibiotic (i.e. Amoxicillin, E.E.S., Erythromycin et al)
  • Use Afrin nasal spray one “puff” in each nostril
  • Take one over the counter Antihistamine (i.e. Benadryl, Sudafed et al)

Day of Surgery

Morning Appointments:

  • Do not eat any solid food
  • You may have up to 4 oz. of clear liquids but no caffeine
  • Take 2nd dose of the prescribed Antibiotic (i.e. Amoxicillin, E.E.S., Erythromycin et al)
  • Use Afrin nasal spray one “puff” in each nostril approximately one hour before your appointment
  • Take one over the counter Antihistamine (i.e. Benadryl, Sudafed et al) approximately one hour before your appointment
  • Take one Ibuprofen or 2 Advil one hour before your appointment

Afternoon Appointments:

  • You may eat a light breakfast if it is at least 6 hours prior to your appointment
  • If less than 6 hours prior to your appointment, you may have up to 4 oz. of clear liquids but no caffeine
  • Take 2nd dose of the prescribed Antibiotic in the early morning and the 3rd dose an hour prior to your appointment (i.e. Amoxicillin, E.E.S., Erythromycin et al)
  • Use Afrin nasal spray one “puff” in each nostril approximately one hour before your appointment
  • Take one over the counter Antihistamine (i.e. Benadryl, Sudafed et al) approximately one hour before your appointment
  • Take one Ibuprofen or 2 Advil one hour before your appointment

You will need someone to take you home following your appointment.  Please provide a telephone number where your ride can be reached.  Get a good nights rest before your appointment.

If you have any questions after reading these guidelines, please do not hesitate to call us for clarification 972-964-2900.