New Patient & Follow Up Visits
Each visit provides time to address all of your concerns and treatment plan. Treatments are often multi-faced in their approach.
Treatment options may include:
Referral to an indicated health provider
Especially during cold/flu season it can be incredibly helpful to be evaluated the same day you start feeling sick. Dr. Erath offers same day appointment availability to address your immediate needs.
Sometimes it’s necessary to see a specialist and the majority of the time, seeing a specialist requires a referral letter. It is the primary care physician’s responsibility to coordinate care between all the specialists and refer patients to the appropriate provider (ex: physical therapist, cardiologist, neurologist, etc.).
Dr. Laurel currently offers free 15-minute by phone or in person.
These exams are covered by health insurance companies and recommended annually. They may fall into one of the following categories:
Well child examinations
Well woman exam with pap smear
Screening testing may be covered in your annual exam, based on clinical indication, health insurance plan, and deductible. Tests may include:
fasting glucose and hemoglobin A1c
cervical cancer screening