Our office hours are Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm for on-site visits. Ask about the availability of self-pay telepsych appointments after hours and/or on weekends.
It depends on appointment length and complexity. Your copay or coinsurance is due at the time of arrival for a scheduled appointment. Self-pay rates are typically on par or below the average for psychiatrists in the region.
We require 48 hours of advance notice to cancel or reschedule an appointment. Without such notice, barring emergencies or exceptional circumstances, there is an administrative (no-show fee) for all missed appointments. This notice does not include weekends or holidays.
We do have the capability to connect you to your provider after hours. However, it is advised that for psychiatric emergencies, you or family members should call 911 or report to the nearest Emergency Department.
Yes, we do prescribe controlled substances judiciously in the treatment of ADHD, anxiety disorders, or otherwise when the decision is carefully made that the benefits outweigh any particular risk of physiological dependence.
Contact us here on our website or call our office and all relevant information, including personal details, a brief description of problems, and the type of insurance you have will be documented by one of more of our assistants. Our website is secured by encryption technology to be HIPAA compliant and all information given to us on the website or over the phone is given with extreme confidentiality and is only shared with the consent of the person who has given the information within HIPAA guidelines. Once your appointment has been scheduled, your journey to wellness and improved quality of life will begin.
It is a meeting to discuss something or to get advice, usually involving a consideration. It is a combination of listening and asking questions. The purpose of a consultation or initial evaluation is to gather information, identify the needs of the person and implement a plan to address their presenting issues.