How can I request a new patient appointment?
Download the form called Request an Initial Appointment and send it to us at email@example.com.
How quickly are intake appointments available?
This varies widely. Sometimes appointments are available the same week. Sometimes the wait may be a number of months.
Does Dr. Settle take insurance?
Dr. Settle is an in network provider for United Healthcare. A limited number of United Healthcare spaces are available. Dr. Settle is out of network for all other insurances.
Will you bill my insurance?
For United Healthcare patients, we will bill insurance and accept your copay. For other insurance plans, we will submit claims to your insurance carrier. If we can verify your benefits, deductible and copay, we will accept your copay amount at the time of service. For Blue Cross, Blue Shield patients and all patients for whom we are not able to verify benefits in advance, we require payment in full at the time of service.
Does Dr. Settle participate in Medicare and Medicaid?
Dr. Settle does not participate in Medicare or Medicaid. If you have Medicare, you may not submit claims for Dr. Settle’s services to Medicare or to your supplemental Medicare policy. Medicare patients are required to sign the Medicare contract. (download) Providers who don’t participate in Medicaid are prohibited from treating Medicaid patients.
Does Dr. Settle have evening and weekend hours?
No. Appointments are available Monday through Thursday from 8-5. Sometimes Friday appointments are available during a short work week.
Does Dr. Settle treat children?
Dr. Settle treats adults 18 and older.
Will Dr. Settle do an evaluation for a legal or court-ordered situation?
No. We recommend that you retain the services of a forensic psychiatrist for these situations.