Common operations

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The more you know about surgery, the more at ease you’ll feel. We've gathered information about some common procedures to help you learn more.

Reviewed by Kaiser Permanente in 2018

Surgery and your safety

Learn about the steps you and your surgery team will take to ensure your safety.

After your surgery

You’ll find patient instructions to help you have a safer and more comfortable recovery.

When a child needs surgery

Children needing surgery want comfort and answers. Learn how to get your child prepared for surgery.