Types of Anesthesia

Check Anesthesia requirements

  • Local: Able to drive to and from surgery (no driver needed)
  • Monitored Anesthesia Care (MAC): Requires an adult (over 18 years old) driver and must have 24 hour supervision post-surgery.
  • Regional Anesthesia: Requires an adult (over 18 years old) driver and must have 24 hour supervision post-surgery.
  • General Anesthesia: Requires an adult (over 18 years old) driver and must have 24 hour supervision post-surgery.
  • No driving for 24 hours after anesthesia or while taking narcotic medication for pain.