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Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)

All surgical patients at Wake Forest Baptist Medical receive post-anesthesia care either in the outpatient holding/recovery area or in the PACU. Either way you will be tended by specially trained nursing staff and a board certified anesthesiologist until you are able to be discharged or moved to a hospital room. 

Your vital signs will be closely monitored.

You will receive additional medication as necessary for pain control, nausea, and/or vomiting.

Quick Reference

Preoperative Assessment Clinic (PAC)

Main Campus PAC
336-716-3245
PAC Appointment Scheduling
336-716-5897
Surgery Scheduling
336-716-3000
Pharmacy Technician
336-716-5836
Pharmacy Technican (after hours)
336-716-3616
Fax 336-716-0567

Hours
Mon-Fri, 7 am-5 pm
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