Appointments are primarily made by physician request for consultation. Self referrals are accepted with proper supporting clinical records and for consultation purposes.
Reminder calls are made by the clerical staff 23 days in advance. You will also be contacted by pre-registration 23 days before your appointment and a fast pass number will be given to you to bring to your appointment.
If you need to cancel an appointment please give our office 24 hour notice so we may offer the appointment to another patient who may need it. We would be happy to reschedule your appointment.
All new patients are requested to bring:
New patient consults should be prepared to spend a minimum of 11.5 hours in the office for an office visit which includes preparation, physician time, and discharge time. Subsequent visits will usually take less time, depending on whether the patient is scheduled for a diagnostic test on the same day as their appointment.
University Health Care Center: Monday through Friday 8:00 am 4:45 pm
University Health Care Manlius: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month 8:30 am 4:45 pm
Cardiology MedWest: Monday through Friday 8:00 am 4:45 pm
A physician is available by phone 24 hours a day and is reachable by calling the main office number. You will be transferred to the answering service. They will relay the message to the on-call physician or fellow who will respond to the call as soon as possible.
Patients should call 911 for an ambulance to take them to the nearest hospital or Emergency Department.