Primary Care & Aesthetic Medicine

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Patient Guide

Patient GuideWhether you are a new patient or want more helpful insight to improve your experience and care at SunMed Health Center, check out these helpful resources. These include the importance of establishing a Primary Care Physician, an appointment checklist to make your visits at SunMed effortless, questions to ask your doctor during your visit, the experience you should expect at SunMed, your safety, and information about SunMed Immediate Care. What are you waiting for? Dive in!

We are patients, too. We understand how a visit to your doctor’s office can sometimes be overwhelming. Depending upon the reason for your doctor’s visit, this checklist may help you prepare.

Appointment Checklist
    • Gather documents to bring to your doctor’s visit:
      • Copies of any tests, x-rays, or medical histories relating to your medical problem.
      • Completed new patient medical history questionnaire.
    • Bring a list of all current medications taken on a regular basis, including over-the-counter and herbal medications.
    • Review any special directions from your doctor about diet or medication restrictions prior to your appointment.
    • Ask friends or relatives to accompany you if you wish. Depending on the type of appointment you have, you may need someone to take you home.
    • Bring a sweater or coat. Our buildings are kept cool to protect and ensure the proper function of medical equipment.
Appointment Reminders

Reminder calls are placed to the phone number we have on record to contact you within 48 hours of your scheduled appointment.

Your health is very important to us. If you are unable to keep your appointment, please follow the prompts on the reminder call to reschedule your appointment to a date and time that work for you and your schedule. You may also call the office directly to reschedule your appointment.

During Your Appointment

To make the most of your appointment, be sure to ask your doctor any questions or express any concerns you have.

After Your Appointment

If you need to see another doctor, we will make every effort to schedule additional tests and consultations at the earliest available time.

If you need to be hospitalized, we will coordinate admitting arrangements and provide the hospital with information prior to your arrival.