For Patients

When you’re the one getting ready for a procedure, no surgery is minor – a feeling we completely understand. As you browse this section, you’ll find information to help you understand precisely what’s ahead, and our hope is that it will put you more at ease. Whatever questions remain, our staff has answers for you, so don’t hesitate to ask!

Remember that what’s provided here is general information; your surgery is unique and you should discuss all detailed questions and concerns with your physician. Furthermore, if anything you find on this site contradicts the instructions you received from a physician or nurse, always defer to the medical professional.

On-line Payments

For your convenience, you can make your payments online with a credit card or bank transfer. Please click the link below to be directed to Mackinaw Surgery Center’s secure online payment page: Pay On-line

Educational Links

Colon & Rectal Surgery
American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons

ENT (Otolaryngology)
American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
American Society for Pediatric Otolaryngology

American Gastroenterological Association
American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

General Surgery
American College of Surgeons
American Society of General Surgeons

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

American Neurological Association
American Association of Neurological Surgeons

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Orthopedic Surgery
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons – Patient Educational Resources

Pain Management
American Academy of Pain Management
American Pain Society
American Chronic Pain Association

American Academy of Pediatrics
American Pediatric Surgical Association

Plastic Surgery/Reconstructive Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Facial Plastic Surgery
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

American Podiatric Medical Association

American Urological Association