Health Services


Surgery Clinic

Pre & Post Surgery Procedures

Medications to stop prior to surgery:

  • Asprin
  • Non-sterodial anti-inflamatory drugs (Advil, Motrin, Aleve, Naproxen, Celebrex, etc.)
  • Coumadin/Synthetic Anti-platelet drugs
  • Herbal supplements
  • Prescription/OTC diet and weight loss agents
  • No prescription medication should stop without consent of physician or anesthesiologist

Night before surgery:

  • No food, gum or drink after midnight
  • Only a sip of water with medications
  • No tobacco products after midnight

Prior to surgery, you will be received here for:

  • Obtaining laboratory specimens
  • Electrocardiograms
  • Anesthesia assessment
  • Patient education

Following your surgery, you will go to the Post-Anesthesia Unit (PACU) for second stage recovery and discharge instructions.

Surgery Clinic

Second Floor, Atrium
Park in parking garage, top level for quick access.
650 Huebner Road, Fort Riley

Clinic Phone(785) 239-7391

Monday - Friday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Closed on federal holidays and selected training holidays.

Don't forget to keep your family's information up-to-date in DEERS.