For Patients

El Camino Health provides detailed instructions and information to prepare you for surgery.


Thank you for choosing El Camino Health for your care. You’re important to us, and each member of the El Camino Health family has a sincere interest in your comfort and well-being.

During your stay, you’ll meet many of us ⎯ doctors, nurses, technologists, therapists and volunteers. Others work quietly behind the scenes to ensure you receive high-quality, compassionate care. We encourage you to speak openly with those caring for you. They’ll be happy to answer your questions.

We want your experience to be the easiest and most comfortable it can be. In addition to our clinical services, we take great pride in our softer side — programs and services designed with your comfort and convenience in mind.

Everyone at El Camino Health is dedicated to making sure your surgical experience is a positive one. We provide information to help you prepare for your surgery and recovery:

Bariatric Surgery Information

Surgery Information