Surgery can be a very freighting procedure.

If you are feeling nervous because of your upcoming surgery you are not alone.

Many people have fear associated with a surgical procedure.

With that said, if your surgery is to be performed in Maryland, your doctor should go over the process with you so that you will have all the necessary information to make an informed decision about the procedure.

For example, your doctor should go over all of the risks associated with the surgery and take the time to answer any questions and concerns you have before going forward.

Remember, you can use this time to ask your doctor about the things which are making you nervous about the surgery itself.

Knowledge is power when it comes to issues like this. Add to this, it is your body in which the doctor will be performing the surgery. As a result, you have the right to know all of the pertinent information to help you reach your decision as to whether you think that the surgery is in your best interest.

Marcus Boston is a Maryland medical malpractice attorney who helps people navigate the Maryland childbirth injury and medical malpractice process to get money for their injuries caused by the carelessness of doctors and hospitals.