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Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Neither: In the world of 3rd-party medical payers (managed care & insurance companies) payment is more for procedures than for discussing things with patients, ... Read More

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Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience Pharmacy
Yes and no: Generally physicians considered experts in their field are paid for lectures, research, etc. This does not necessarily label then as "company people ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Albright
17 years experience Integrative Medicine
It depends: It totally depends upon how far in one's training you are. Intern, resident, attending, etc. In private practice it's really all about your business s ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Wait for insurance: Don't pay before insurance completes their transaction. By contract, the physician or hospital must accept the insurance maximum for that service. Th ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carisa Hines
20 years experience Palliative Care
Not sure: The only limitation that I can readily conceive would be prescribing medications. Unless you connected with a HealthTap doctor that is licensed to pre ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Less than 24-48hours: This is the free, informational HealthTap service. Questions and answers here are public, and medical care is not provided. Perhaps you asked for a vi ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Tough problem: Men consider it "manly" to put up with discomfort and illness. A visit to the doc implies some loss of that manliness. You should find out about his ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
11 years experience Internal Medicine
You haven't asked a: question. We are limited to 400 characters to provide answers to questions. If you feel you need a consult, use HealthTap's paid consultation or see ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Talk to the staff: I would discuss this with the staff at the home.
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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Local Question: Without knowing your, your insurance or your physician's policies directly none of us here can possibly give you a valid answer. This question is one ... Read More

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