Category: Patient Information

Post

Referrals

Dr. Lali Sekhon at Nevada Neurosurgery sees patients from Northern Nevada and California. The group has offices in Reno and sees patients at Plumas District Hospital. Click on the Attachments link below to download our Referrals Sheet.

This form can be downloaded by referring physicians and faxed (775-657-9881) or emailed to Nevada Neurosurgery (email to info(at)@nevadaneurosurgery.com). Please include copies of all test reports, physician notes etc.

Attachments

Post

About Your Visit

OFFICE HOURS

Nevada Neurosurgery is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Dr. Sekhon sees patients at the Pringle Way office on the Renown Campus and Plumas District Hospital

ABOUT YOUR INITIAL APPOINTMENT

MAKE SURE YOU COME TO THE CORRECT OFFICE. Please arrive 45 minutes early for your initial appointment to see Dr. Sekhon. This allows for sufficient time to complete all of the necessary paperwork.

For your visit, you should bring copies of your previous x-rays, CT scans, and MRIs so the surgeon can review them. They can be either on CD or films. Although you should also bring the report, the report alone is not adequate for surgical planning the films are also required. Previous consultation letters and electrodiagnostic (EMG) reports should also be brought if they are available.

REFERRALS & MANAGED CARE PLANS

Some health plans have specific rules you must follow in order to be seen by a specialist. If your health insurance company requires authorization from a primary care physician, remember that it is YOUR responsibility to provide us with the necessary authorization information and documents. You must have this authorization information with you during your initial appointment to be seen by the doctor.

IF YOU NEED TO CANCEL, BE CONSIDERATE OF OTHERS

If you have to cancel an appointment, please call us as soon as possible, preferably at least 48 hours before your scheduled appointment. This enables another patient, who may be in pain, to have your time slot.

ABOUT HEALTH INSURANCE

Nevada Neurosurgery accepts most insurance plans. Please call our office at 775-657-8844 to find out if your plan is accepted. If your health insurance plan requires you to pay a “co-pay” amount, you will be expected to pay that amount when you visit Nevada Neurosurgery.

PRESCRIPTIONS & REFILLS

The use of prescription drugs is a very serious issue, and we are required to manage the process carefully. Consequently, prescriptions and ref

Attachments

Schedule an Appointment
Post

Schedule an Appointment

Schedule an appointment by telephone. Call us on 775-657-8844.

Our staff will be happy to set up your appointment with Dr. Sekhon for a consultation at one our office locations.

In Reno, Nevada and Quincy, California.

Nevada Neurosurgery:
75 Pringle Way, Suite 701
Reno, NV 89502

Plumas District Hospital
1065 Bucks Lake Rd
Quincy, CA 95971

Telephone: 775-657-8844
Fax: 775-657-9881