Pre-operative Instructions

Please do not hesitate to call if you have ANY questions. We can be reached at KelownaPerio Phone Number 250-861-3113 during regular business hours.

If you take antibiotic pre medication, please take it as directed before your surgery.  


Please alert the office to any allergies or sensitivities that you might have to antibiotics. Take as directed until gone. It is advisable not to take these medications on an empty stomach, as nausea may result. For women taking birth control pills, be advised that antibiotics may interfere with their effectiveness.

Food Suggestions

When preparing a post-op menu, please consider some of the following choices:

  • Ensure/Slim Fast
  • Soups
  • Pudding
  • Pasta
  • Apple Sauce
  • Oatmeal
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Jell-O
  • Bananas
  • Yogurt
  • Pasta
  • Milk Shakes
  • Casseroles
  • Eggs
  • Fish
  • Cottage Cheese