Neurophysiology Monitoring Scheduling

To pre-schedule cases, the surgeon’s office should send us an email using the following format:

Using this format will help eliminate errors as the information is cut and pasted right into our schedule. This form should be sent to our designated neurophysiology (service account) neurophysiology@upmc.edu.  We will confirm your request via email in a timely manner. Immediate cases being responded to first.

  • If you do not have access to email or cannot use this form, on an individual bases we will determine the best way to schedule your cases with us.
  • When requesting monitoring please use the term “neurophys monitoring”, not SSEP, IOM, Nims Tube, EMG, EPOMS,  or any other term. 
  • Add on cases day of – Between 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., please contact the supervisor at 412-682-1906.  After 3:00 p.m. please have the operator page the Neurophysiology supervisor or call at 412-616-0803 (Preferred).
  • Add on cases for the next day – Between 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. please schedule with our office using the form above or call 412-647-3450.  After 3:00 p.m. please have the operator page the Neurophysiology Supervisor or call at 412-616-0803 (Preferred).

For administrative information:
Mary Ellen Fosbrink
Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian, Suite B-400
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-648-2570
Fax: 412-383-8999