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FAQS

What insurances are accepted?

Gastroenterology Center of the South accepts most major insurances, but it is best to check with your insurance to make sure what you are covered for. Our staff is happy to help with communication with your insurance company.

Do I need to pay my whole co-pay at my visit?

YES, the full co-pay is due when you sign into the office. If co-pay is not paid and other arrangements have not been made, then the appointment will be rescheduled.

What do I need to bring with me to my visit?

The following MUST be brought to your office visit and presented at sign in:

  1. Picture ID ( driver’s license)

  2. Insurance Card

  3. Co-pay money

  4. -List of medications or the medication bottles ( this includes over the counter medications)

You may also bring your patient forms already filled out to speed up the check in process.

Do I need to fast before my visit?

For most office visits, fasting is NOT required. If for some reason, the patient needs to fast then he/she will be notified when the appointment is confirmed the day before.

Will the procedure be performed the day I come into the office?

The procedure will not be done the day of your office visit. The office visit is only to get information about your family history and medications. The procedure will be scheduled during this visit.

Should you have any other questions or concerns, please call our office at 985-851-5206.

Should you have any other questions or need further assistance, please call our office at 985-851-5206.