How do I prepare for my exam?

Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your appointment time to complete the check-in process and any necessary paperwork.

Take antibiotics as per Urologist/Pharmacist instructions. No aspirin or blood thinners 10 days prior to exam. Stop baby aspirin 5-7 days prior to the exam.

Take two Tylenol (only) one hour prior to exam.

Drink two 8-ounce glasses of water completed one hour before your appointment. Do not empty your bladder until the exam is completed. If absolutely necessary, bladder may be partially emptied.

We highly recommend that you have someone drive you and that you avoid travel for 10 days post biopsy.

Need an Appointment?

Call our Booking Team!

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If you have any questions regarding EFW’s privacy policies or practices please contact our Privacy Officer. If the matter is not resolved to your satisfaction by us, you may contact The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner.