Q: May I drive home after my procedure?

A: If you have had any form of sedation you are advised not to drive for 24 hours after your procedure.

Q: May I take my morning medication?

A: We do request that you take certain medications with a very small sip of water. The specific medications will be reviewed with you at the time of your pre-operative phone call.

Q: Do I need a referral?

A: If your insurance requires you to have referral then we advise you to obtain one to bring with you on the day of your procedure.

Q: Why do I owe the center a co-pay?

A: Co-pays are determined by each individual insurance carrier. The center is not permitted to waive them and we must show that we have collected them.

Q: Can any physician perform surgery at ASI?

A: Only physicians that have been granted privileges to be on our Medical Staff may bring patients to the center.