The Surgery Center of Lakeland Hills specializes in colon cancer screening and the treatment of gastrointestinal problems. Our freestanding endoscopic facility has proudly served the Polk County community since 2005. Since we opened, we’ve relentlessly provided high quality care in a setting that is friendly, comfortable and deserving of your trust.
The Surgery Center of Lakeland Hills is committed to ensuring that your experience with us is relaxed and worry-free, from consultation through recovery. To assist us, we ask that you read and comply with all guidelines.
At Surgery Center of Lakeland Hills your time is as valuable to us as it is to you. That's why we provide online access to a variety of forms that patients may complete before their visit. The following documents will help us expedite the check-in process for your appointment. Please take a moment to download and print the appropriate form(s).
The Surgery Center of Lakeland Hills accepts most major insurances. As a courtesy to you, we will bill your insurance carrier for you; however, we cannot tell you what your policy will cover. Since your insurance policy and coverage is between you and your carrier, we urge you to contact them prior to your procedure. You will be responsible for any co-pays and/or deductibles. We accept cash, check or credit card.
At Surgery Center of Lakeland Hills, we strive to make our patients’ process as easy and convenient as possible. With our online bill pay option, you can securely make a payment for your service online.
M.D., FACP, FACG
“Am I having a heart attack or just really bad heartburn?” You’re not the first person to ask this question, and you won’t be the last. Chest pain can be alarming, and when the pain grips you, you just want it to stop.
Colon cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer death in the United States. On average, your chances of developing colon cancer are one in 20, but your individual risk depends on several factors.
If you are over the age of 50, a colonoscopy should be a part of your preventative care.