Does the Dr. Accept Medicare? Medicare does not yet cover naturopathic services, so payment is required at the time of service. Many municipal and state plans do offer retirees reimbursement through the secondary insurance company after Medicare processes the claim.
Does Dr. Goodman work with conventional MDs? Dr. Goodman wants to provide the best care available, which includes referring patients to specialists when appropriate. Many of Dr. Goodman’s patients are referred by MDs.
How long are the visits? Typically, new patient visits last an hour, and follow-ups 1/2 hour.
Can I have my regular bloodwork ordered by Dr. Goodman? Absolutely, just as you would with any physician.
Can Dr. Goodman order X-rays, MRIs, etc? Yes! Medicare patients may require their MD to order imaging tests and bone density studies.