For the most part the answer is NO! There are a few insurance companies that require a referral, but these insurance are usually Medicare plans and they require a referral from the patient’s primary care doctor to go to any other doctor.
We accept most major insurance plans and we can check your insurance live, while you are at our office for your first appointment. We are completely transparent with our fees and you will know what your cost will be the very first day you are here. People hate when the get a bill in the mail from a hospital or medical office saying they owe money when they were told in the office or hospital it would just be their copay. We strive to do our best to never let that happen!
Insurance companies become more and more fickle each and every day to work with. That is why we strive to be completely transparent with our fees and what is going to happen with your insurance. We want no surprises!