Congratulations on your surgery date!
I used my laptop right away (I think the next day) to communicate with the substitute teacher in my classroom, and my friends here on the forum. You'll probably take more breaks than usual, but you should be able to start work from home fairly quickly.
Nissen Fundoplication 2/09
"Whatever you fight, you strengthen, and what you resist, persists.”
“Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose”
“Accept - then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it.”