Updates During Hospitalization
The telephones are staffed from 8:15 am until 4 pm, Monday through Thursday and 8:15 am until 2:30 pm Friday. You will be called prior to anesthesia and once your companion has recovered from anesthesia. Dr. Walesby will call in the evening on the day of the surgery to review surgical findings and answer any questions you may have. You will be called each day your companion is hospitalized with a progress report. Please feel free to call and check on your companion during the day. The overnight technician will answer the phone as her schedule allows. She can provide updates and answer questions. During the weekend, Dr. Walesby will return voicemail messages regarding existing surgical patients.