Elias I Fanous, Jr., M.D., P.A.

Your appointment will need to be confirmed through our office 48-72 hours prior to your procedure date.

One of the following tests has been arranged for you:

EGD

Liver biopsy

EUS

ERCP

 

Location:

Olympic Plaza 2nd floor                                 Mother Frances Northpark 4th floor

Digestive Disease Center                         Digestive Disease Center

700 Olympic Plaza Circle                             910 E. Houston St Suite 400

Tyler, TX 75701                                          Tyler, TX 75701

Date: _ / _ /                          Check-in Time:___ AM     PM

***Procedure will start 1 hour after check-in time***

1.  DO NOT EAT AFTER MIDNIGHT. YOU MAY CONTINUE CLEAR LIQUIDS UNTIL 4 HOURS BEFORE YOUR ARRIVAL TIME.

2.     YOU MUST HAVE A DRIVER OR YOUR PROCEDURE WILL BE CANCELLED.

3.     YOU MAY TAKE TYLENOL OR EXTRA STRENGTH TYLENOL.

4.     DISCONTINUE THE FOLLOWING 5 DAYS PRIOR TO THE  PROCEDURE:


Aspirin      Plavix            Aggrenox         Dicumarol     Ecotrin        Tylenol Arthritis
Agrylin       Flalan           Trental               Tlclid             Aggrostat     Dipryridamole
Ibuprofen   Advil           Excedrin         Bextra               Motrin        Feldene
Aleve         Naproxyn     Celebrex          Vioxx              Mobic         Orudis
Voltaren      Lodine         Nalfon            Ansaid           Anacin        Naprosyn
Oruvail       Toradol         Meclamen        Relafen          Daypro         Doan's Pills
Clinoril       Tolectin        Vitamin E         Persantine      Pletal                   Alka-seltser

PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE IF YOU TAKE COUMADIN OR WARFARIN.

A 48 hour notice is required on all cancellations except on Mondays when at least 72 hours is required for cancellations. There will be a $250.00 charge for all no shows, which will be charge to your account. Insurance will not cover this.  Your cooperation is appreciated.  If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at (903) 526-3030.