Contact Wichita OMS

East Wichita

1919 N. Webb Rd.
Wichita, KS 67206

P: (316) 634-1414
F: (316) 634-2907

West Wichita

8710 W. 13th, Suite 104
Wichita, KS 67212

P: (316) 721-4850
F: (316) 729-4889


Surgery Day — What You Need to Know

Our oral and maxillofacial surgeons will give you instructions for your intravenous anesthesia. For questions and concerns please contact the oral pathologists of Wichita OMS.
  • Do not have anything to eat or drink (including water) for eight (8) hours before intravenous anesthesia sedation and dental surgery.
  • A driver must remain in the office with the patient. A responsible adult must accompany the patient to the office, remain in the office during the surgery, and drive the patient home.
  • Do not wear excessive makeup on the day of surgery.
  • Please remove nail polish and artificial nails on at least one finger prior to arrival.
  • Please wear loose-fitting clothing with short sleeves and low-heeled shoes.
  • Contact lenses, jewelry, and dentures must be removed at the time of surgery.
  • Do not smoke before surgery. Ideally, cut down or stop smoking as soon as possible prior to the day of surgery.
  • The patient should not drive a vehicle or operate any machinery for 24 hours following the intravenous anesthesia sedation.
  • If you have an illness such as a cold, sore throat, stomach, or bowel upset, please notify the office.
  • If you take routine oral medications, please check with our staff prior to your surgical date for instructions.
  • If you are feeling sick the day of your surgery, have a cough or a fever, contact us as soon as possible to reschedule.
Before Intravenous Anesthesia Sedation - Wisdom Teeth - Dental Implants - Wichita Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery