Please Wait...
Locations

Our extensive Dignity Health network serves Arizona, California and Nevada.

Region
Region
Arizona
Bay Area
Central California
Central Coast
Greater Sacramento
Nevada
North State
Southern California
Type of Care Center
Type of Care Center

or
State
State
AZ
CA
NV
Distance
Distance
5 Miles
10 Miles
25 Miles
50 Miles
100 Miles
to DignityHealth.org
Contact Us
Location: French Hospital
Central Coast Facilities
Follow Us
I would like to...
I would like to...
get my medical records
pay a bill
volunteer
Find a Doctor
Medical Services
Classes & Events
Patients & Visitors
Careers
Ways to Give
     
 
Medical Services
 
 Back to Homepage




 
   
  

Surgical Procedures                                                       805.542.6370

 

No one likes to have surgery, but if your doctor recommends it for you or a loved one to help correct a medical issue, the surgeons at French Hospital Medical Center are here with clinical expertise, medical technology and compassion. We deliver on the promise of humankindness.

 

What To Bring When You’re Having Surgery

  • Your hospital insurance card(s)
  • Orders or forms from your doctor
  • If you have completed an advance health care directives form, please bring a copy with you
  • A list of current medications

For patients under age 18, a parent or guardian must sign consent forms. Guardians must present their copy of the court order granting their guardianship of the minor when registering and on the day of surgery.

On The Day Of Your Surgery 

If you are having any general of monitored anesthesia, please arrive two hours prior to surgery. Our Surgery Waiting Lounges are located near the operating areas for family and friends with additional seating available in our main lobby area and cafeteria. Our volunteers will assist your friends and family with any needs they may have. 

After Surgery

When your surgery is complete, the nursing staff will advise your visitors that they may see you. The staff will work with you to make you feel as comfortable as possible. 

When you’re ready to go home, make arrangements for a friend or relative to take you. They can park in the designated patient pick up areas located either at the front of the hospital or at our Day Stay entrance.

Learn More About Our Surgical Procedures

To learn more about our services and how we can help, please call us at 805.542.6370 or use our online feature, Find a Doctor.

 

  
   
About Us
Medical Services
Dignity Health Central Coast Hospitals
Physicians and Residents
About Dignity Health
    
 French Hospital Medical Center    
 1911 Johnson Ave.
 San Luis Obispo CA 93401
 (805) 543-5353
   
Legal & Privacy NoticesCopyrightContact Us 
Follow Us