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Programs & Services

Pediatric Surgery - Pre - Operative Support and Education

Pre- Admission Clinic nurses contacts patient/family by telephone or in-person visit and provides pre-op education and support to the patient and family in preparation for surgery.

First time pediatric elective surgical patients that do not require an anesthetic consult will be contacted approximately 2 weeks in advance of the surgical appointment to provide pre-op education and advance coordination of care to pediatric patients with a scheduled surgical procedure. At this appointmnet a pediatric nurse will interview the patient and family / guardian and provide education or resources to prepare the child for their surgery. Depending on the child's medical history this clinic appointment may be completed in person at the clinic or over the phone.

For more information:Pre-Operative Nursing Consult

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Location Info
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available.


Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Service Providers May Include
registered pediatric nurses (RNs), licensed practical nurses

Patient's under 18 years of age with a scheduled surgical procedure. 

Service Access

Bring the following with you:

  • Child's Provincial Healthcare card and Birth Certificate or Passport
  • medicine in the original containers
  • documents required for legal consent

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services