Stanford Health Care (formerly Stanford Hospital & Clinics) is
known worldwide for the advanced patient care provided by its doctors
and staff. We also provide a wide range of guest services and
amenities to our patients and visitors. Learn more about preparing for
a hospital stay, billing and financial services, and our other support
programs in Patients &
Eating and Drinking
Fast for 8-12 hours prior to your lab appointment. Abstain
from food, chewing gum, or beverages other than water. Normal water
consumption is encouraged.
No food or beverages 2 hours
prior to treadmill test. Sips of water are allowed. Avoid consuming
coffee products 12 hours prior to treadmill test.
breakfast and lunch will be provided once certain tests are
Wear comfortable clothing and shoes that are easy to slip on
Bring athletic shoes and workout clothing for your
Safe and secure storage for your
personal belongings is provided as needed.