Dr A cares for all ages of patients from newborns through the elderly, including those in a nursing home or hospice.
We know that patients make individual choices and we are committed to getting you good information in an age when advice is everywhere and is often overwhelming..The care here is evidence based . We will walk along with you as you work towards your health goals. We consider this practice to be a medical home for patients- a place for continuity and relationships over time, and where patients and physicians are partners.
Services here include, but are not limited to:
-wellness care and health advice,
-coordination of care with specialists and hospitals,
-physical exams and check ups,
-care of chronic diseases like diabetes, and blood pressure
-we give immunizations and do pap smears and take care of wounds,
-and we see both well and sick children and adults ,
-we remove suspicious skin lesions,
-and do joint injections
-we help with smoking cessation,
-we connect you with health education programs l
and --in general-- we save you time and money by providing old fashioned family medicine with great access and service!
We are set up to meet as many of your needs as possible.
Dr A is always on time and sees you the same day you call .
Services are by appointment only.
Call 778 3313 to schedule an appointment, or to inquire about whether the practice is accepting new patients.
The practice sees patients with Medicare, Anthem, Harvard-Pilgrim, Aetna, Cigna and MaineCare.
Our professional biller will answer any questions about the complicated world of your insurance.
Patients with other insurances are welcome.
You may pay at the time of service and receive a discount, and then submit your own form to the insurer for reimbursement. The office will give you the necessary forms to submit.
Regular patients are advised to go to http://www.howsyourhealth.org and take their on-line check up once a year.
Use Passcode IMP110. Print and bring with you to a visit. Use this check up for great access links to problem solving in health care.
Patients without insurance are welcome . We know that if you put off coming in because of financial concerns, your problems may be harder to treat later and we want to help. There are several options for payment and discounts including a monthly primary care plan .
Please call for more information.
Many practices charge an extra "facility fee". We do not do this and so our prices may be lower than many other local practices.