HIDA Scan – Nothing to eat or drink after midnight the night before the exam.
MIBI or Stress Test -Please do not eat or drink for 4 hours before your test on both days (you may drink water up to 1 hr prior to MIBI booking time). Early morning bookings may have a slice of toast 2 hrs before injection time.
-If you are diabetic, you may fast for only 2 hours before your appointment (please refrain from taking morning insulin if possible and make sure to bring your insulin with you).
-Please do not eat or drink any products containing caffeine (including chocolate, pop, tea, decaffeinated beverages, protein powders, vitamin water) for 24 hours before EACH separate appointment (both days).
-Please BRING all prescription medications with you.
-Please consult with your doctor prior to booking whether or not to discontinue any medications for your test.
-Please wear comfortable clothing, athletic shoes, and a short-sleeved shirt with buttons all the way down.
**Asthmatic patients: Please BRING all asthma medications and “puffers” with you to your test and notify the technologist that you are asthmatic.
Thyroid Scan – Do not take thyroid medications for 4 weeks before the exam.
Please remember to bring your requisition (form provided by your doctor), AHC card and photo ID.
You may also send us your requisition in advance using the form below.