The surgery team will give you a surgery date.
Your Instructional Appointment will be with Michelle Lancaster, PA-C, or Victoria Callahan, PA-C
*Please complete any requested Medical Clearances
*An Authorization request with your insurance company will be requested
(You will be contacted if there are any issues with approval)
**PATIENT’S RESPONSIBILITY **
Call your Primary Care Physician and schedule an appointment for a History & Physical and Pre-op.
- Pre-Operative Instructions will be faxed to your PCP’s office
Instructional Appointment with the PA-C
- Pre Operative testing review
- Surgery Consent signed
- Before and After Surgery care instructions are given
- If outpatient procedure Medication will be prescribed
**BLOOD THINNING MEDICATIONS NEED TO BE STOPPED 7-10 DAYS PRIOR TO SURGERY**
If you should have any questions or concerns regarding your surgery, please do not hesitate to contact the office and ask to speak with one of the Surgery coordinators.