Hospital  >  Care Programs  >  Odette Cancer Program  >  Skin cancer care  >  Groin Dissection for Skin Cancer Guide  >  Timeline for Patients Having a Groin Dissection

Timeline for Patients Having a Groin Dissection

1-2 weeks after you sign consent for surgery

Your surgeon's office will call you with:

  1. Your surgery date
  2. The date and time of any other appointments you need

Dr. Nicole Look Hong:

Dr. Frances Wright:

The pre-anesthesia clinic will call you with: the date and time of your telephone or hospital appointment.

1-2 weeks before your surgery

Pre-anesthesia Assessment:

Hospital or Telephone Appointment.

Check-in location for in-hospital assessment appointments:

Pre-anesthesia Clinic,
B-wing, 1st floor
Room 11 (B1 11)

See the Before Surgery section for how to prepare.

1 business day before your surgery

The Same Day Surgery clerk will call you between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. to tell you when you need to arrive at the hospital to register for your surgery.

The day of your surgery

Registration Location:

Surgical Services
Registration Desk
M-wing, ground floor,
Room 502 (MG 502)

See Getting Ready for Surgery for how to prepare.

1 to 3 weeks after your surgery

Post-operation appointment for results and staples/stitches removal

Odette Cancer Centre
T-Wing, 1st floor
Clinic D

See the Sunnybrook map  for the location of your appointments.


« PreviousNext »