Important Information for Your Surgical Oncology Appointment
For Patients and Referring Physicians
Hours: 8 am - 5 pm, Monday - Friday
Closed all major holidays
By calling the Surgical Oncology Appointment Line, physicians and patients
can speak to an administrative assistant who will facilitate coordinating
an appointment with the appropriate surgeon.
Please note that this line is intended for non-emergent or non- life
threatening conditions only. In the case of a life threatening emergency,
call 911 or your local emergency response team.
Please remember that you may be required by your insurance company to
obtain a referral from your primary care physician ahead of time.
If your insurance plan requires a co-payment at the date of service, it is
the expectation that you will be ready to pay your co-payment during the
Please bring the following to your appointment
Your insurance card and hospital card (if you have one)
Your co-pay, if applicable
A list of medications that you are currently taking
All medical information regarding your current diagnosis, such as MRI /
CT scans, doctors', notes, pathology reports
Bilingual representatives are on staff; please let us know if you would
like one present at your appointment.