Contact Director of Nursing at Pavonia Surgery Center
Pavonia Surgery Center, P.C. is located on the 4th floor of our Jersey City building at 600 Pavonia Avenue. The center opened in April of 1992. We are a single room private ambulatory surgical facility. We are inspected by the NJ Dept of Health and Human Services for CMS (Medicare) and approved for procedures in Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery, General Surgery, Gastroenterology, Pain Management and Orthopedics.
Upon arrival at our surgical suite, our professional and caring staff will assist you with the registration process. Scheduling is done to minimize waiting times as much as possible. Our Director of Nursing, Arlene Maravilla, RN will likely speak to you prior to your arrival at our center, giving you final instructions and confirming your arrival times.
Pavonia Surgery Center, P.C. participates in many of the health plans available in northern New Jersey. We will do our best to assist you with any billing issues or questions you may have. Please remember to bring your insurance card(s) with you to the center, along with any appropriate referral forms. VERY IMPORTANT - Should your insurance change between the time you schedule your surgery and your surgery date - PLEASE BE SURE TO INFORM US! Some insurance companies require pre-approval.
The following physicians have ownership interest in our facility: William H Constad, MD, Donald J Cinotti, MD, Claudio D'Alberti, MD, Cesar Samson, MD, Jeffery Schiller, MD, and Steven Braunstein, MD
If you have any questions, please call us at 201-216-1700.
Pre-Surgical Phone Call
If you are scheduled for a surgical procedure, you will receive a phone call from a Pavonia Surgery Center nurse two to three days before the scheduled procedure. The interview will take approximately 20-30 minutes to complete.
You will be asked if this is a convenient time to obtain this information or be given the option and phone number to call back at another time. This phone call must be completed prior to your surgical day. If we are unable to reach you, please contact us at: (201) 216-1700 a few days before your surgery date.
During the interview, the nurse will:
Review your health history
Obtain a list of your current medications and allergies
Review your pre-admission testing and apprise you of any pending requirements
Advise you what time you should arrive
Review pre-operative instructions
Give you the opportunity to ask questions about your procedure