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Pre-operative Information and Instructions

If you have determined that surgery is the best choice for your treatment, please see the following information on this page. Also included are information packets that can be viewed and or downloaded.

Please click on the following link for important postoperative instructions to review prior to surgery. These instructions include information on post – surgical wound care and rehabilitation.

“Postoperative Information and Instructions”

Dr. Witty performs surgery at more than one location. Please find the information for your specific surgical location below.

North Oaks Same Day Surgery Unit

Located within North Oaks Medical Center
15790 Paul Vega MD, Drive
Hammond, LA

Phone: (985) 230-2100(985) 230-2100

North Oaks Surgery Center

42144 Veterans Blvd
Hammond, LA

Phone: (985) 230-7333(985) 230-7333

Preoperative Information Packets:

How to Apply Shoulder Sling
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • AANA: Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Louisiana Orthopaedic Association
  • North Oaks Health System