FAQ’s (Frequently Ask Questions)
What is the Cancellation Policy?
For all treatments, patients must provide 48 hrs notice for cancellation. For Mohs surgery patients, we ask for five business days notice and procedures; we require ten business days.
How long are treatments?
Depending on the type of therapy being performed, it generally, take’s 30 mins – 90 mins.
Can I go home alone?
Procedures: No, we recommend for procedures that you make arrangements to have someone accompany you on your surgery day.
Treatments: For the most part treatments can be completed within 90 mins max and patients can return to regular activities as usual.
Do I need to be hospitalized?
No, Barry Lycka MD & Associates is a Non-Hospital Surgical Facility, and all treatments and procedures are administered under local anesthetic.
What is the usual post-operative follow-up visit?
For major procedures and treatments, Dr. Lycka recommends that a post- operative follow-up visit should be scheduled 1 month after surgery. However, for blepharoplasty, we recommend 1 week after surgery.
What can I travel after my procedure?
For most patients, after 7 – 10 business days after surgery, however, if you are planning on traveling be sure to ask Dr. Lycka or any of your nursing staff about this in more detail.
Will I need to come back to have stitches removed?
Dr. Lycka highly recommends in situations where stitches must be removed that you schedule an appointment with Barry Lycka MD & Associates directly. However, we also welcome you to visit your family doctor or spot by a Medi-clinic near you.
How long do treatments take?
On average 30 mins – 90 mins depending on the type of treatment and location of what is being treated.
How long will it take before I see results?
This is a great question. However, there are a lot of variables. Please refer to the treatment or procedure page on our website or speak with us directly during your consultation.