Before scheduling surgery, you will have a consultation with Dr. O’Sullivan to discuss the risks and benefits of available treatment options. Gynecological problem often have multiple solutions. We will discuss both surgical and nonsurgical treatments and together we will decide which treatment is best for you.
If you decide to have surgery, we will pick a date and our office staff will contact your insurance carrier to pre-authorize the procedure. We will then mail you information pertaining to your surgery. Dr. O’Sullivan does surgery on Mondays at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend.
The week before surgery, presurgical nurses at the hospital will call you to discuss your medical history. You may be asked to go to the hospital for testing. Dr. O’Sullivan will also call you to discuss details and answer any questions you may still have about your surgery.
The Friday before surgery, the hospital will call and tell you what time to be at the hospital for surgery.