Pavonia Surgery Center, P.C.
Pavonia Surgery Center, P.C. is located on the 4th floor of our Jersey City building at 600 Pavonia Avenue. The center opened in April of 1992. We are a licensed single room ambulatory surgical facility. We are inspected by the NJ Dept of Health and Human Services for CMS (Medicare) and approved for procedures in Ophthalmology.
Upon arrival at our surgical suite, our professional and caring staff will assist you with the registration process. Scheduling is done to minimize waiting times as much as possible. Our Administrator Lauren Magnifico, RN and our Director of Nursing, Jenny Romansky, RN will likely speak to you prior to your arrival at our center, giving you final instructions and confirming your arrival times.
Pavonia Surgery Center, P.C. participates in many of the health plans available in northern New Jersey. We will do our best to assist you with any billing issues or questions you may have. Please remember to bring your insurance card(s) with you to the center, along with any appropriate referral forms. VERY IMPORTANT – Should your insurance change between the time you schedule your surgery and your surgery date – PLEASE BE SURE TO INFORM US! Some insurance companies require pre-approval.
If you have any questions, please call us at 201-216-1700.
Pre-Surgical Phone Call
If you are scheduled for a surgical procedure, you will receive a phone call from a Pavonia Surgery Center nurse two to three days before the scheduled procedure. The interview will take approximately 20-30 minutes to complete.
You will be asked if this is a convenient time to obtain this information or be given the option and phone number to call back at another time. This phone call must be completed prior to your surgical day. If we are unable to reach you, please contact us at: a few days before your surgery date.
During the interview, the nurse will:
- Review your health history
- Obtain a list of your current medications and allergies
- Review your pre-admission testing and apprise you of any pending requirements
- Advise you what time you should arrive
- Review pre-operative instructions
- Give you the opportunity to ask questions about your procedure
Out of Network Consumer Protection, Transparency, Cost Containment, and Accountability Act of New Jersey
Pavonia Surgery Center is pleased to be IN-NETWORK with the following insurance carriers:
Aetna (Except Aetna Focus)
Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Federal Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
Local 1199 SEIU
Medicare (ID# 308348)
Railroad Medicare (ID# 490001967)
United Healthcare Community Plan
**Not ALL Physicians participate in ALL plans that the Surgery Center does**
**Physician charges are NOT INCLUDED in the facility charges**
**Please contact the surgical coordinator at your Physician office to verify physician prior to your surgery**
We are located at:
600 Pavonia Avenue, Fourth Floor
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Phone: (201) 216-1700