Packing List for Out-of-towners

Packing List for Out-Of-Towners

Required

  • Comfortable sets of clothing (for stress echo, EGD and other appointments. During your surgery, you will be given a comfortable set of clothing that is your to keep and take home).
  • Athletic shoes (necessary for your stress echo test)

Suggested

  • Protein drinks
  • Bariatric friendly snacks
  • Personal pillow
  • Bottled water
  • Low sodium V8 juice or equivalent
  • Greek yogurt/cottage cheese
  • Sugar free jello
  • Chicken broth

Less than ½ a mile away from your hotel, you will find Wal-Mart, Target and many other options if you need to purchase any of the above items and do not want to bring them with you.

Avoid

  • Excessive jewelry (you will not be able to wear it during your EGD or surgery)

What you will receive at Blossom during your first visit:

  • Pre-op scrub for night before surgery
  • Pre-op beverage for night before/morning of surgery
  • Blossom shaker bottle
  • Blossom shirt and sweats
  • Blossom stress ball

Also available at Blossom for additional charge:

Available at our Blossom store, we have protein water, protein powder and hundreds of bariatric supplements for purchase. Many come in single serving or travel size; perfect for when you’re on-the-go!

If you have any questions, please contact us directly!

 

 

Author Info

Tom Umbach

Tom Umbach

Bariatrics is Dr. Umbach’s Passion! His practice is 100% devoted to helping Las Vegas gastric sleeve and gastric bypass clients achieve healthier lifestyles. It brings him great pleasure to see clients shed their excess weight and enjoy the simple pleasures of life – playing with their children or grandchildren, riding a roller coaster for the first time, or starting to date and travel.

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