Clothing

Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing or the technologist may ask you to wear a gown.

Allergies

If you are allergic to any local anesthetic, such as lidocaine, novacaine, benzocaine, or any other “caine,” please notify us when you schedule your appointment.

Medication

Please notify us when you schedule your appointment if you are taking any blood thinner medication such as aspirin, Lovenox, Plavix, or Coumadin. Patients must stop taking blood thinner medication at least 5 days prior to their appt.

Bring a Driver

Patients are monitored in a recovery room or the waiting room for 15-20 minutes after their procedure. Arrange for a driver to accompany the patient home after the procedure.