The following is a list of questions most frequently asked by our patients or their family members. While not comprehensive, we hope this information will help you prepare for your procedure and ease some of your anxiety. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact our office at 212-241-2377.
My loved one is staying in the hospital overnight, am I allowed to stay with them?
If you have a private room, yes. If a cot is available, one will be provided. Family members may not stay overnight in the NSICU.
When can I see my loved one post-operation?
Usually after transfer out of the PACU to a bed on the surgical floor in the Guggenheim Pavilion, 8-West (212-241-5558). If you recover in the NSICU (212-241-2100) the staff will let your family know when they can see you. Visiting hours are generally from 11:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.