Puls (Protein Unstable Lipid Signature) Package
The Puls testing package will include the following:
An initial consultation with Dr. Smith for 60 minutes to review your complete medical history with a detailed cardiovascular history and co-morbidities to have the PULS testing to be performed.
Your blood will be drawn in our office and will be sent off to the PULS testing laboratory located in California by Federal Express Overnight. Results are usually available to Dr. Smith within 7-10 business days. Once the results are back they will be initially reviewed by Dr. Smith and a follow-up appointment will be made within 1 week. If results are in the extremely abnormal and in the dangerous range an appointment will be made earlier and a referral to the patients cardiologist or a cardiologist of Dr. Smith’s choosing will be done.
NOTE THAT THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE THE COST OF THE PULS TESTING ITSELF. MOST INSURANCE COMPANIES INCLUDING MEDICARE WILL PAY FOR THIS TEST. SPECIAL PRICING IS AVAILABLE FOR PATIENTS WHOSE INSURANCE WILL NOT PAY FOR THE TEST OR WHOM WANT TO PAY OUT OF THEIR POCKET. ARRANGEMENTS WILL BE MADE WITH PULS COMPANY IN ADVANCE.
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