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Your physician will let you know how long to fast prior to your procedure.
Please take any blood pressure, seizure, or cardiac/heart medications with a sip of water prior to coming into the facility on the day of the procedure. If you are on aspirin or any blood thinners or are a diabetic, please ask your doctor's office when to take the last dose.
No, you will most likely receive anesthesia and should not operate a motor vehicle. Please arrange for a responsible party to drive you to and from your appointment.
Yes, please have a responsible adult accompany you the day of your procedure.
At this time, we are not allowing patients or guests in our waiting room. Please see our COVID-19 information page for more information.
Please bring your insurance card and photo ID with you. Please leave all valuables at home and remove all jewelry prior.
Your doctor will give you detailed instructions depending on the procedure.
Diet changes will often need to begin several days prior to your procedure. For example, if you are having a colonoscopy, you will need to do a cleanse. Please contact the office no less than a week before your procedure.
Patients should contact their insurance carrier for any questions or concerns about benefits and additional costs.
Physician, facility, and anesthesia fees are charged for your procedure, which will all be processed through your insurance.
The GastroSurgi Center is Medicare-certified, AAAASF accredited, and participates with all major insurance providers:
・Consumer Health Network
・Devon Health Services
・Oscar Health Plans
・Oxford Health Plans
・Prime Health Services
・Three Rivers Provider Network
Paying a bill shouldn’t be difficult. At GastroSurgi Center, we make bill payments as easy and efficient as possible. With online bill payments, patients can securely make payments whenever convenient.
・American College of Surgeons – https://www.facs.org/
・American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons – https://fascrs.org/
・American College of Gastroenterology – https://gi.org/
・American Gastroenterological Association – https://gastro.org/
・Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation – https://www.crohnscolitisfoundation.org/