At the Salivary Stone Center of Excellence, we’re here to make your patient experience as pleasant and effortless as possible. Because there are so many different types of insurance, patients often come to us uncertain about the costs of procedures and whether their plan will be accepted. We understand that the process can be confusing. That’s why we’re here to make it simple and easy to comprehend.
The insurance providers we currently accept are:
- Health Net
But even if your plan isn’t on our list, we always do our best to accommodate patients outside of these providers by working with them to offer competitive and reasonable pricing.
Our goal at the Salivary Stone Center of Excellence is to make billing a simple step in the process, not an impediment. If you have any questions, simply call us at (888) 576-5946. You might also want to call to confirm your insurance policy and get a more in-depth assessment of your coverage benefits.
Accepted Insurance Providers at the Salivary Stone Center of Excellence
The Salivary Stone Center of Excellence accepts all major PPO plans (Preferred Provider Organizations) and will be glad to work with your insurance provider to confirm your benefits. PPOs are among the most popular insurance plans because they provide a high level of freedom in choosing a doctor or facility. The most common PPO providers we accept are Aetna, Cigna, Health Net, and United.
For patients who don’t have insurance or who have insurance that isn’t accepted, we provide assistance in the form of a discount. Payment specifics for patients without insurance or those with insurance that isn’t accepted, are determined by our billing department.
Paying for Your Procedure
When a specialist performs a procedure at the Salivary Stone Center of Excellence, a variety of factors lead to the final cost of services. These factors typically include fees for surgeon and use of the outpatient surgery center. Depending on the procedure, it may also involve additional costs for an anesthesiologist, a consulting physician, or pathology and lab work.
Regardless of insurance, patients are responsible for the cost of their procedure. All co-payments and deductibles must be paid prior to surgery. The Salivary Stone Center of Excellence accepts cash, VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. Personal checks are accepted exclusively for co-payments.
The Salivary Stone Center Advantage
We understand that in choosing an outpatient surgery center you’re looking to balance cost and care. The unique advantage of the our surgical center is our ability to offer world-class surgical procedures in an intimate and personalized environment.
Our facility brings the top doctors in their field together with cutting-edge medical technology. This combination allows us to offer outpatient options for surgeries that might otherwise require an inpatient stay. The result is that you get better doctors and better facilities while saving time and money on inpatient costs.
Another advantage of having your surgery done at the our surgical center is that our patients have come to us for non-emergency, elective procedures. This means our patients spend less time in our facility and are significantly less likely to experience infection. In addition, our smaller, more select staff work together every day, resulting in better, more efficient surgeries and reduced anesthesia time for patients. With all this combined, we think it’s easy to see why the Salivary Stone Center of Excellence has earned its status as a top tier facility for surgical care.
Contact Us for More Insurance Coverage Information
Every procedure is different. So if you’re wondering what your insurance benefits cover or how much your procedure will cost, the best thing to do is contact our billing department for a personal assessment. You can reach us by phone at (888) 576-5946. You can also fill out the form at the top of this page and we’ll do our best to contact you within 24 hours.
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