Presurgical Testing

Center for Pre-operative Assessment and Planning

Move date: November 4, 11:30 a.m.

Current locations:

  • Testing: multiple locations in former patient rooms and huddle rooms
  • Office: Room 2478

New location: Main floor lobby, visible upon entry to the hospital.

  See floor plan

Pre-surgical Testing (may remain CPAP – Center for Pre-Operative Assessment & Planning. Unclear at this time.)

Hours: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday

Patients are scheduled for surgical evaluation and pre-testing for inpatient or outpatient surgical procedures, such as orthopedic, spine, prostatectomy, nephrectomy surgeries and/or patients with multiple co-morbidities or complexity of care issues. Highlights include:

  • Easily accessible, located just inside the main hospital entrance. Co-located with the outpatient lab for patient convenience.
  • Registration is located in pre-surgical testing/outpatient lab waiting area.
  • Six standardized exam rooms.
  • Patient education classes are conveniently located in the East and West conference rooms in the main lobby area.

Phone numbers: 314-996-8431

Department champions:



Elissa Fischer

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Deanda Cronin

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