Yes, our individual clinic numbers can be found on our contact page.
Our primary hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:00pm.
We kindly ask you to call our office if you are running late. If you are more than 10 minutes late you may be asked to reschedule.
We request that you provide 24 hours notice for cancellations.
All co-payments are collected at the time of visit.
Please bring your picture ID, insurance cards, co-pay, current medication list and/or medications, MRI and x-ray reports (if available).
Vanguard Interventional Pain Specialists asks that you please bring your co-pay and updated medication list to all follow up visits.
We ask that you please arrive 30 minutes prior to first visit to complete a new patient packet.
VIPS patients are asked to arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled time if you are a new patient. For follow up visits, please arrive 10 minutes prior to your appointment time.
At VIPS you will visit with one of our friendly and board certified providers.
Most medication refills require an office visit.
Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled procedure time.
Yes, if you are not having sedation during your procedure. If you are having sedation with your procedure you may have a light meal 6 hours prior to your procedure, and clear liquids only (must be able to see through) up until 2 hours prior to your procedure.
Yes, other than blood thinners, which you will need to discuss with your provider during your office visit prior to the injection.
Recovery time varies based on the procedure. 5-10 minutes for basic procedures, up to 1 ½ hours for complex procedures can be expected.
This depends on the procedure. Please discuss this with your provider at the time of scheduling your procedure.
If you are waiting for authorization for your procedure, this is an insurance requirement. Some insurance carriers require us to authorize a procedure before we schedule your appointment.
Not usually, due to need for pre-authorization with insurance companies and scheduling requirements. Our trained staff will do their best to accommodate your schedule accordingly.
BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF UTAH
BLUE CROSS-MED ADVANTAGE
MOLINA HEALTHCARE MEDICARE, MEDICAID, MARKETPLACE
UNIVERSITY OF UTAH PREMIER AND HEALTHY U
These are the majority of our accepted insurance plans. If you do not see your insurance plan listed, please contact our office.