What tests your provider runs depends on the type of surgery you’re having, your health, your current medical issues, your medical history, and your age.
Why are pre-op exams important?
Pre-op exams are important because they allow your surgical team to make sure you’re healthy enough for surgery. Without this exam, the team could proceed with your operation and encounter complications that could be dangerous or life-threatening.
If your UrgentMed providers do find any issues after your medical clearance pre-op exam, they can provide you with medical treatment or consider changing the details of your procedure.
What should I bring to a pre-op exam?
To ensure your exam runs smoothly, make sure to bring: