WHAT IS A NEUROSURGEON?
A Neurosurgeon is a medical specialist that treats diseases and conditions affecting the brain, spine, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves.
WHAT INFORMATION SHOULD I CONSIDER WHEN CHOOSING A SPINE SURGEON?
It is always a good idea to do some research about the physician you are working with. Some good questions to ask are: What is their educational background? What is their surgical experience? Are they fellowship trained? What are their surgical outcomes?
HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO WAIT FOR AN APPOINTMENT?
Typically, you are able to make an appointment with one of our surgeons within one business week.
WHAT DOES MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY MEAN?
With minimally invasive surgery techniques patients experience less trauma and pain due to very minimal disruption of the musculature. Compared to more traditional surgical techniques patients have minimal scarring because of very small incisions, faster recovery, shorter hospital stays and can return to pre-surgery activity levels much more quickly.
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO SCHEDULE MY DIAGNOSTIC TESTS?
If your Doctor has ordered a diagnostic test for you, our office staff with obtain authorization for this procedure from your insurance company and then schedule the appointment for you. Please be advised that obtaining authorization may take up to 5-14 days depending on your specific insurance company. We understand that you may be anxious to undergo these procedures or tests and wish to have them performed as soon as possible, however, authorization must be obtained prior to scheduling. Our office will keep in contact with you throughout the process.
DO YOU TAKE MY INSURANCE?
Our office accepts the following insurance providers:
United Health Care
First Choice Health
Call your pharmacy and request a refill, even if there are no refills left of your prescription. The pharmacy will contact our office and complete the request. Allow 48 hours are needed for the refill to be processed.WHAT IS YOUR FAX NUMBER?