Most of my patients are covered by some sort of insurance plan. There are thousands of plans out there and they all have different rules and regulations. I tell my patients all the time that their insurance plan is confusing ON PURPOSE. When people are confused, they freeze and dont take action. Your insurance company is hoping you will do this, not seek medical care, and not use your insurance. That way, they keep your monthly premium payment and don’t have to pay for anything. Good deal for them; bad deal for you.Read More
Do you have health insurance? The vast majority of my patients do so it is an important part of my practice and has been over the past 15 years. Many of us think “Well I have insurance, so I am covered if I am injured”. This is usually the case but there can be vast differences in what you will pay for that injury depending on what decisions you make.Read More
“I know I need Physical Therapy but I need a script from my doctor right?”
WRONG! This is a common misconception almost everyone has. Well, besides physical therapists that is.
Every state now has some form of what is called “Direct Access” that allows patients to be evaluated, diagnosed and treated for any ailment that physical therapy can help. The problem is that most people are not aware of this.Read More