You have a role in your recovery, and the resources on this page can help you actively participate in your care both in the hospital and at home. We're here to answer your questions and guide you along the way.
If you’re getting ready for surgery, there are several ways you can lower your risk of complications. We’ve developed tools you can use to talk with your doctor to help you prepare.
As a patient, you have a role in your recovery from surgery. The ACS is here to help. We have several resources you’ll find invaluable when preparing for your operation and your recovery. These include health resources, cancer resources, and more.
Every year, 15 million Americans have some kind of surgical procedure. If you’re going to have surgery, it’s important to learn what you can do both before and after. You have an important role in your recovery.