• Non-validated parking is available at the Cabrini Medical Tower Parking Garage, located on Marion Street (between Terry and Boren).
  • On the 2nd floor of the garage, enter through the sliding glass doors (on the west end of the garage).
  • Take elevator to the 3rd floor.


  • Please read through the Seattle Surgery Center Patient Handbook prior to surgery.
  • Do not have anything to eat or drink past midnight the night before your surgery.
  • Please make arrangements for a responsible adult to take you home after your surgery; you will not be allowed to leave alone or drive yourself home.


  • Photo ID.
  • Insurance card.
  • Form of payment if you have been notified of a co-pay, deductible, etc.
  • Copy of Advanced Directive (if applicable).
  • List of current medications and allergies.
  • Case for glasses, contacts, dentures as needed.
  • Crutches, sling, brace, boot, ice machine, etc.
  • Inhaler if you have asthma.
  • CPAP machine and mask if you have sleep apnea.
  • Insulin if you have diabetes.
  • A magazine, book, iPad, etc to help you stay relaxed. We make every attempt to stay on schedule, but sometimes delays are unavoidable.



  • We have ownership interest in the Seattle Surgery Center.  As with all of your care, you may request to have your procedure performed at another location.  We are happy to care for you at the Swedish Orthopedic Institute, a non-affiliated operating room.