Frequently Asked Questions

What insurance do you accept?
We participate with most major insurance plans. Please call our office at 228-863-8836 if you have a question regarding our participation with your health insurance plan.
When do I pick up my prep orders?
Prep orders will need to be picked up 10 days prior to date of procedure.
Will I need a driver after my procedure?
Yes, you will need someone to drive you home after your procedure. Patients having a procedure will be given sedation prior to their test.
Do I stop taking my medicine before my procedure?
Some medications will need to be stopped prior to your procedure. Please ask our staff when you pick up your prep orders.
How long will I be there for my procedure?
The time will vary depending on your procedure. Please plan for two to three hours.
What do I need to bring with me the day of my procedure?
Patients will need to bring a copy of their insurance card, picture ID and a current medications list.
When will I receive my test results?
If a follow-up visit is necessary, you will be contacted by our office; otherwise, follow up with your primary care physician for your results.
What facilities are the physicians affiliated with?
Memorial Hospital at Gulfport
Garden Park Medical Center Hospital
Gulf South Surgery Center
Cedar Lake Surgery Center
Who do I call after your office is closed?
If you have an emergency after hours, please call our office and the physician on call will be notified.
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