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Surgery Prep

Learn more about preparing for your surgery at Mercy's Hiawatha Surgery Center, including instructions regarding diet, medications, what you need to do prior to surgery and directions for the day of surgery.

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COVID-19 Testing

Please note that COVID-19 testing is required prior to your surgery to keep you and the staff caring for you safe. Download COVID-19 Testing Instructions for Patients Prior to a Procedure/Surgery (PDF).

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