Your Quit Plan includes several parts, which all work together to make the process easier and achievable.

First, there's something we have to say, and we're going to be blunt about it: We want you to quit. Our goal is for you to stop smoking or using tobacco before your procedure, and after. But we're also human -- some of us are former smokers -- and we understand how hard quitting can be. If you try your best and still can't quit entirely, at least promise us you'll cut way back. If you can significantly lessen your cigarette/tobacco use prior to (and following) surgery, you still may be able to lower some of the risk of complications.

Now let's get to it. Back to your Quit Plan…

Your Quit Plan will help you to: