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Scarborough Surgery Center 
Day of Surgery 

If you do not feel well on the day of surgery, please call the Center at (207) 396-7221 as early as possible. Be sure to notify your Surgeon’s office as well.

Checklist before leaving home:

  • Bring an accurate list of your medications with their doses as well as your medications in their original containers.

  • If you have sleep apnea and use a CPAP please bring it with you.

  • Bring two forms of ID (insurance card and photo ID).

  • Bring a copy of your completed advance directive or living will.

  • Make sure you have a ride home and someone to care for you at home.

  • Leave all jewelry and valuables at home.

  • Come showered, wear no jewelry or makeup.

  • Remove body piercings.

  • Bring a case for your glasses, contacts, and dentures.

  • Wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing i.e., sweat pants for surgery and large button down shirt for shoulder surgeries.

  • If you have been given any special equipment i.e., walker, crutches to be used after your surgery please bring with you.



84 Campus Drive | Scarborough, ME 04070 | (207) 396-7000