Surgery Guides

Are you having surgery at UHN? Our guides help ensure that you know what to expect every step of the way.

My Surgery is a general guide that includes standard information for almost all surgery patients about how to prepare for surgery and what to expect throughout the process. It is used by the health care team along with specific Surgery Guides, which include detailed information about your procedure.

Smoking Cessation for Surgery Patients

If you are having surgery and are ready to quit smoking, you may need help and support.

Quitting smoking and tobacco can be difficult, especially before surgery, but the benefits start right away and can last a long time.