are scheduled by appointment. On your first visit, a permanent record will be
initiated. You will be asked to complete a registration form or you may print
and fill in the
Patient Registration Form prior to coming in for your appointment.
Be sure to bring this Patient Registration Form with you on the day of your
appointment and to arrive a few minutes early.
- Your insurance is a
contract between you, your employer, and/or the insurance company. This
office is not a party to the contract.
- Insurance companies
pay according to what they set as a contracted fee or as usual, customary,
and reasonable. Most insurance companies consider the fees of this office
usual, customary, and reasonable. These insurance payments may not always be
the same as Dr. Wheeler charges. If your insurance company on a contract
basis for a contracted fee makes payment, you will only be responsible for
co-payments, co-insurance, and /or deductible amounts of this fee.
Patients are responsible for knowing their
insurance coverage and associated office costs.
- Not all services are
a covered benefit in all contracts. Some insurance companies arbitrarily
select certain services they will not cover.