"If anyone should have objected, I should have objected, but I took the easy way out. I didn't want to be raising a fuss, quite frankly," he says.
Too many tests? Routine checks getting second look →
The hospital required a pre-operative chest X-ray, an EKG to check his heart, and a full blood work-up _ tests he says aren't recommended for an otherwise healthy person at low risk of complications.