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Obstetricians deal with pregnancy and helping women to have a healthy baby. Gynecology deals with women's reproduction health, so gynecologists treat reproductive health problems like irregular periods, vaginitis, abnormal pap tests. Gynecologists also help women to maintain or achieve overall health--and so address issues of ...Read more
Don't know: please contact support at healthtap.com , i am jus the doctor answering questions/giving medicine. ...Read more
Depends: If doctor is medicaid participant can not turn down , but a non participant provider can refuse. You can find through your family doctor if procedure is needed. ...Read more
Quite likely 'yes': This is complicated depending on what services he/she provides and what your insurance covers, if anything. But simply 'yes, ' if you accept a service from a doctor you accept responsibility to pay for it. If you have no insurance benefit ('non-covered service') your doctor may bill you. Some insurance services are 'bundled, ' you would do well to talk with your insurance rep about these. ...Read more
Need to find a doctor on fort sam houston that accepts tricare for spouses to do tubal ligation reversal surgery asap lynnette bigelow
Brooke : Brooke army medical center serves fort sam houston. You can contact humana military healthcare services at 1- 800-444-5445 or you can make an appointment (210) 916-9900. However, wilford hall usaf medical center is at lackland air force base which is also in san antonio texas. It is a world class medical center with a large gynecology department. Good luck. ...Read more
Typically one: When doing laparoscopic surgery an assistant is sometimes needed to act as a "third hand" especially when using multiple ports for instruments in certain procedures. The assistant need not be another physician but may be a member of the surgery staff or in a teaching institution, a resident. ...Read more
Insurers are in the: Business of collecting premiums and paying as few claims as possible. Some ask a few questions, deferring an exam, many want not only historical data, an exam, but urine and blood work. If they do not see what they like, you wll not be offered a policy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will planned parenthood perform an amniocentesis? If i don?T have insurance, will planned parenthood offer me an amniocentesis if I am over 35?
What insurance would cover mental health? Could you qualify for medicaid? What mental health issues would get you qualified?
Several in DFW: There are several facilities in dfw that offer this service. I happen to be one of the physicians in dfw that offers this service. If interested, you will first need to have an office consultation to review your history, the operative record for the tubal ligation (if available), and go over the options and the details of tubal reversal surgery. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not often: This has generally been legislated out of most plans although it was common in the past. Many plans, however, have time limitations so no coverage for many conditions including pregnancy for a period of 4-8 months after signing up to prevent people with no insurance or competing insurance from jumping into a new plan while already having a condition. ...Read more
Will planned parenthood perform an amniocentesis? If i don’t have insurance, will planned parenthood offer me an amniocentesis if I am over 35?
Call them: Different planned parenthoods offer different types of health care. If you're wondering what they offer, call their office and see. If you live in california, you may qualify for medi-cal, which is free health care for women who are pregnant. Again, your health care provider will likely offer you this service if you qualify for their care. Make some calls, don't wait. ...Read more
Must have insurance: E.R. Care and hospital care is so expensive in the U.S. That only the wealthy can afford it without insurance. Many people go bankrupt or nearly bankrupt if they have a significant illness with a prolonged (>2 weeks) hospital stay, because the hundreds of thousands of dollars is paid by themselves. When the money runs out, patients can get medicaid-type (medical in california) health "insurance". ...Read more
Not on HealthTap: True insurance is to help cover the costs of things that are unexpected or expensive. HealthTap Basic is free to the entire world. Premium services like HealthTap Prime and Concierge are low in cost, so nobody on HealthTap needs to have insurance coverage for using HealthTap. If a patient gets a prescription through HealthTap, his insurance drug coverage may cover the prescription at the pharmacy. ...Read more
My mom needs a specialist not on her insurance. Are doctors reluctant to negotiate fees with cash patients?
Doctors will often: negotiate w/cash patients. The main thing is to get your mom seen by the proper doc. Please don't hesitate to search. If the person at the front desk won't help, drop in and have a chat. Some folks in doc offices are much better to deal w/than others. Be kind and patient and hopefully you will succeed. Peace and good health. ...Read more