Preparing for Surgery — Mind, Body and Spirit

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the following class dates have been canceled:

  • July 6
  • August 3


Presented by the UCI Health Anesthesiology & Perioperative Care department, this class will help you increase your understanding of anesthesia and surgery and learn relaxation techniques to promote wellness. The discussion gives a detailed description of anesthesia, options, alternatives, risks and benefits. You are encouraged to participate and ask any question. 

All topics are taught by UCI Health anesthesia and perioperative doctors and nurses. The second portion of the class is presented by experts with regard to the mind-body connection. You will be led as a group in a guided imagery session that will prepare you for successful surgery. You can practice at home before and after surgery.

Cost is free to attend. There is a small fee for validated parking at UCI Medical Center.

Registration Instructions:

Registration is required. Class dates, times and locations may change without notice.

Call us at 657-282-6357 to get scheduled or to learn more.