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Can I make any appointment to see specialist without seeing a general practitioner first?
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Dr. Robert Lutz
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes but
Most insurances, medicaid and medicare allow you to see certain types of specialists like ob/gyn, pediatrician without seeing gp first as they are considered primary care.
Most other specialists want to have you referred from a primary care doctor.

In brief: Yes but
Most insurances, medicaid and medicare allow you to see certain types of specialists like ob/gyn, pediatrician without seeing gp first as they are considered primary care.
Most other specialists want to have you referred from a primary care doctor.
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