• 1.Endoscopy Center Of Gulf Breeze

    1116 Gulf Breeze Pkwy

    Gulf Breeze,FL

    0.41 miServices

    Endoscopy Center at Robinwood, founded in 2002, is an outpatient ambulatory facility for gastroenterology procedures. The center includes more than three procedure rooms. It offers colonoscopy with bi

  • 2.Hakim, Fares S, MD Endoscopy Center of Pensacola

    4810 N Davis Hwy

    Pensacola,FL

    8.35 mi

    (1)
    BBB Rating: A+

    Don't trust the documents they give you re: complications for a colonoscopy. Dr. Fares Hakim, a member of this group nearly killed my husband. He went in due to a few days of bleeding from the rectum.

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This depends on the center. Some may allow brief visits by family members. Patients should ask about visiting rules before inviting people to stop by.
No. Patients should arrange for someone to drive them home and stay with them for 24 hours following the procedure.
This depends on the procedure. Most centers ask that patients arrive one to two  hours before the procedure begins. Following the procedure, the patient will stay at the center until fully recovered from being sedated. This may take between one and three  hours. After that, if the patient isn't experiencing abnormal pain, he or she may leave.
Different states have different rules regarding requirements for surgery centers. However, ASCs are required to be certified as a Medicare and/or Medicaid Ambulatory Surgery Center supplier before they enter into an agreement with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
The most common types of procedures conducted at surgery centers are:
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pain management
Some of the most common procedures include:
  • Cataract surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Pain injections

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