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Preparing for a Test or Surgery

Before a test or procedure

Your doctor will discuss with you the steps required to prepare for a test or procedure. A hand out will be provided with recommended precautions, other tests required, and contact information. Below is a supplemental list that you can consult to ensure you are properly prepared for your test or procedure.

Preparing for Surgery

Surgery generally requires some form of anesthesia and medical clearance. Our office will assist you in obtaining medical clearance but in general there are other steps taken to prepare for your surgery. Click on the procedure below to learn more.

Outpatient Surgery

  • Bladder biopsy or TURBT
  • Greenlight laser procedure
  • Ureteroscopy
  • Sling
  • Implant

Inpatient Surgery

  • Robotic Prostatectomy (Da Vinci)
  • Radical Cystectomy
  • Percutaneous Lithotripsy (PCNL)
  • Radical Prostatectomy (RRP)