How To Prepare For Surgery

Pediatric surgery can be a scary thing both for young patients and their parents. We have put together a few resources to help put the whole family’s mind at ease and make sure you are prepared for your surgical appointment at Covenant Children’s.

  • What should I bring to the hospital?

    This helpful booklet contains all sorts of great information to help prepare families for a pediatric surgery including maps of the hospital, what to expect both before and after surgery, frequently asked questions, and much more.

  • How should I prepare for my child’s surgery?

    A nice checklist of things to pack in your hospital bag for your child’s surgery.

  • Surgical Dictionary for kids

    Help your child become familiar with some of the things they’ll hear while in the hospital.