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Appointments

We offer two convenient ways to make an appointment, by phone or online. Please call us or if you prefer use the online appointment request form

Please Note: If you need a same-day appointment please call the office directly, availability is limited.

All of our forms are available online to download, fill-out and print. You may type directly into the form and print at your convenience. If you have any questions regarding which form you need, please give us a call or send us an email.

We accept most insurance carriers including Medicaid. Please verify that we accept your insurance carrier by visiting the Accepted Insurance section.

Please bring to every visit: Photo ID, Insurance Card and Shot Records (as needed). Co-pays must be paid when checking in. The forms of payment we accept are cash and most major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. If there have been any recent changes to your address or phone number please notify our receptionists.

TIPS FOR REDUCING WAIT TIME

Sign up for the first appointment in the morning or afternoon session

Sign up for the first appointment in the morning or afternoon session. All of our physicians divide their days into two sessions, Morning and Afternoon. First appointments are very convenient for the working parent that must return to work. Speak to our scheduler in order to make your appointment.

Download, fill-out and print forms online

Download and fill-out forms for your visit online from our Online Forms section. For your convenience you may type directly into the forms and print them. If you have any questions regarding which form you need please give us a call or send us an email and we will be happy to assist you.

Arrive early

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your child’s scheduled appointment time. This will allow enough time to complete any necessary paperwork.

Bring your child’s insurance card. Parents/guardians should have a valid Florida State ID or Driver’s License

Parents and/or guardians must have a valid Florida State identification card or driver’s license. Please bring your child’s insurance card to every appointment. Co-pays must be paid when you arrive for your child’s visit. The forms of payment we accept are cash and most major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.

Call ahead to your insurance carrier

Call ahead to your insurance carrier to make sure your child is eligible to be seen by our  pediatricians.

Accepted Insurance Carriers

Some questions you may want to ask:

1) Are there any co-pays associated with your visit and how much?

2) Are immunizations and physicals covered?

3) Which lab must you use and is there a co-insurance?

If there are any problems with your child’s eligibility they can be resolved prior to your visit. It is important that you verify that we accept your insurance carrier, please visit the Accepted Insurance Carriers section of our website. We accept most insurance carriers including Medicaid.

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