The pre-operative consultation
During this visit, Dr. Velemir will explain to you why an operation is indicated in your situation and what the expected benefit is.
He will then explain in detail:
A surgical fees cost estimate will be hand over to you. Fees and repayment terms will be explained to you. Note that Dr. Velemir has an agreement with the French and Monegasque social security, which allows you to be covered by the French and Monegasque social funds, and possibly by your supplemental health insurance.
At the end of this discussion, a date for the surgical intervention will be scheduled respecting a period of reflection and you will be given your surgery record. A post operative control appointment will be set.
You will then be asked to perform:
The medical visit with the anaesthesiologist
It is mandatory and must be held no later than 48 hours before the operation. It allows the anesthesiologist by taking knowledge of your medical history and your record, to take in conjunction with Dr. Velemir all appropriate measures to ensure you an optimum safety during your operation. This visit takes place directly at the Santa Maria clinic.
Dr. Velemir will give you the pre-registration sheet for the clinic. You can drop it off at the clinic, for example the day of your visit with the anesthesiologist.
The blood test
This evaluation should not be older than one month before your surgery.
Where am I operated ?
Dr. Velemir operates at the Santa Maria Polyclinic, located in LENVAL at 57 avenue de la Californie, 06200 Nice, Phone 04 92 03 02 45. The Santa Maria clinic offers a full technical platform for gynecological surgery and an intensive care unit.
When should I go to the clinic ?
In case of ambulatory surgery, you will be hospitalized one hour before your surgery and back to your home on the same day.
In case of non-ambulatory surgery, time of admission will be specified and you will remain hospitalized for a night or more depending on your surgical intervention.
What should I bring ?