Telephone Consults

Telephone consults are available for those seeking an integrative medical opinion. Here is what you need to know about telephone consults or telemedicine. Billing rate is $75/15 minutes with 15 minute minimum.

General Information:

  • Telephone consults are scheduled like a regular appointments.
  • Require a credit card for billing.
  • We do not bill insurance for telephone consults
  • Telephone consults are billed in 15 minute increments
  • Billing time is phone time plus 5 minutes to 10 minutes of documentation time.
  • An email of the recommendations will be sent to you.

Established Patients:

  • Can save travel time and time off work.
  • These are recorded in your chart
  • Can fill prescriptions, except scheduled drugs requiring hard copy of prescription
  • Require one in person office visit to be considered established patient.

Telephone Consults for Non Patients:

  • Does not establish physician-patient relationship
  • Can not prescribe medications
  • Can make suggestions for care to discuss with your personal physician
  • Notes of suggestions are available by email.
  • Useful when no Integrative physicians are available in your locality