Outpatient Procedures

Location/Hours

Lodi Memorial Hospital
975 S. Fairmont Ave. map
Lodi, California 95240
Tel: 209.339.7516
Mon.-Fri., 7am-5pm

Patients go to the Outpatient Services entrance at Vine Street and Farimont Avenue to register for procedures.  Parking is available at that lot.

The Outpatient Procedures Unit provides services to surgical, medical and procedural patients including admission, recovery and discharge for both outpatients and inpatients.

The GI laboratory performs GI procedures including esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), colonoscopies and PEG placements on both outpatients and inpatients.

Preparing for surgery

A nurse will call you prior to your surgery or procedure. She or he will review several topics with you, including:

  • Medications you’re currently taking. Please have an accurate list available.
  • Time of arrival.
  • Where to check in.

Other important information

  • Do not bring any valuables or wear any jewelry.
  • You will need someone to drive you home and stay with you the first night after having an outpatient procedure.
  • Continue taking your regular medications unless a physician tells you to stop for the procedure.