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Surgical Pre-Operative info (Getting Ready for Surgery)


Overview

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here are many things a patient can do to improve their surgical experience and outcomes. In addition to general information from the Veterans Health Library, there are specific instructions a patient should follow based on the type of procedure they are having. 


Getting Ready for Surgery at Fort Harrison
- VIDEO:
Getting Ready for Surgery at Montana VA (Fort Harrison)
- PDF:
Getting Ready for Surgery at Montana VA (Fort Harrison)
- For questions, contact the Fort Harrison surgical staff at 406-447-7551


Getting Ready for Surgery at Billings VA Clinic (Majestic Bldg)
- VIDEO:
to be produced
- PDF: Out Patient Surgery Brochure (Billings VA Clinic)
- For questions, contact the Billings VA surgical staff at 406-373-3830.

Learn more about your specific condition or surgery through the Veterans Health Library
- Flipbooks:
http://www.veteranshealthlibrary.org/Resources/Flipbooks/General/ 
- Videos:
   •  Video Library Homepage:
 over 150 videos covering over a dozen topics including:
     Cardiovascular Healthy Living Orthopedics
  Cancer Medication Respiratory
  Diabetes Mental Health Wellness
  Digestive Neurology  
  General Health Obstetrics/Gynecology  

Contact Info

Location

  • Fort Harrison VA Surgical Services

Contact Number(s)

  • 406-447-6769

Hours of Operation

  • 8:00am - 4:30pm