Proficient Procedures, Inc.
For Your Doctor:
Q. What is Proficient Procedures, Inc.?
A.  Proficient Procedures provides educational / instructional videos online and on VHS Tapes or CDs on how several common medical procedures are performed.
Q. Why is Proficient Procedures useful?
A.  These medical videos are ideal for educating and informing both the practitioner and the patient about basic medical procedures.  These videos will reinforce confidence in the physician, and alleviate anxiety and apprehension with the patient.  They guide the physician and the patient in what to expect pre- and post-procedure in a simple, concise, and time-saving fashion.
Q. What Procedures are available?
A. Proficient Procedures provides instructional / educational videos on the following common medical procedures:
  • Lumbar Puncture (Spinal Tap)
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration & Biopsy
  • Central Venous Catheterization
  • Arthocentesis
  • Paracentesis
  • Thoracentesis
Q. How will this website help you and your physician?
A.   This website will provide complete information about a particular medical procedure.  Viewing this site reduces the physician's time in disclosing complete information about the procedure.  It improves compliance of the patient and reduces time to obtain informed consent.  It helps the medical staff develop proficiency in the procedure, avoid procedural complications, and educates the physician to send the obtained specimen for appropriate studies.
Q. How much does it cost?
A. UNLIMITED Online Viewing is available for only $5.99 per video.  Physicians and medical students can also purchase VHS Tapes or CDs of the procedures.  See website for details.
"Information & knowledge are the greatest tools to overcome disease"
Socrates, 489 B.C.