Ankle Arthroscopy (cont.)
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Ankle Arthroscopy Preparation
In general, you should refrain from eating or drinking the day of the surgery. Check with your surgeon regarding prescription medications and herbal medications that you may be taking. The surgeon may ask you not to take blood-thinning agents such as aspirin or warfarin (Coumadin) for a few days prior to the surgery. Arrange for transportation home after the procedure if it is an outpatient procedure.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/2/2014
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