Frequently Asked Questions

On what days can I have surgery?

There are two options:

Option One

  • Fly in Wednesday (or early Thursday)
  • Office appointment with Dr. Gross Thursday
  • Surgery Monday
  • Discharge from hospital Tuesday for Wednesday or Thursday flight home

Option Two

  • Fly in Monday (or early Tuesday)
  • Office appointment with Dr. Gross Tuesday
  • Surgery Wednesday
  • Discharge from hospital Thursday for Friday or Saturday flight home


If you are scheduled as an outpatient, you will follow the same schedule, you will be released the day of surgery to the hotel. The home health nurse will see you that evening, Dr. Gross will see you the next morning, you may travel home that day.

Phone Consultation

If you are interested in determining if you are a candidate for surgery, please mail your completed new patient forms to the office and include a digital x-ray.

Dr. Gross will call you back to discuss your options.

Download New Patient Forms

Located in South Carolina

Irmo Office

1013 Lake Murray Blvd.
Irmo, SC 29063

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Columbia Office

1910 Blanding St.
Columbia, SC 29201

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