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Exceptional Pediatric Care


Our Patients Come First

UPMC Hamot Surgery Center is proud to partner with the North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) to ensure our patients experience the highest quality care.

Our anesthesiologists are patient-centered, attentive, and committed to providing the best patient experience during your visit with our surgery center.

Intake Instructions

Pediatric Intake Instructions

Provide Medical History


  • Your child may have:

    • Clear liquids (water, fruit juices without pulp, carbonated beverages) up to 2 hours before surgery

    • Breast milk up to 4 hours before surgery

    • Infant formula & non-human milk up to 6 hours before surgery


  • An empty bottle or sippy cup for juice for your child after the procedure.

  • Diapers and a change of clothes.

  • A favorite toy or stuffed animal for your child to play with.

  • You are encouraged to have a second adult attend to the child during the car ride home.

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