Attention New Patients!

If you have made an appointment or are going to make one, please download our New Patient forms and complete and bring them with you 
when you come in! Click here to download forms.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS AND INFORMATION


Q. Should I arrive early for my appointment?

A. Yes, it would be best to arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment.

Q. Do you see children?

A. No, Internal Medicine is for adults 16 years or older

Q. Are you taking new patients?

A. Of course! We are always happy to see new people. 

Q. Do you have weekend hours?

A. Unfortunately we do not.

Q. Do you draw blood work in the office?

A. No, that is done off site.

Q. Do you take credit cards?

A. Yes, we accept both Visa, Mastercard an Discover.

​Q. What insurances do you accept?

A. We participate with more major plans, but please refer to our billing department 
      (215-258-3810, Option 7) for confirmation.

Q. Do I need referral?

A. No. However, if your insurance is an HMO you will need to change your primary care provider to Dr. Kuhar.

Q. What if I need a referral for a specialist?

A. We are happy to provide our patients with appropriate referrals, however, we require three full business days to process the request.

Q. Do you accept patients in capitated HMO insurance plans?

A. For Aetna and Keystone HMO's we are capitated. For other HMO's the capitation may be different, so you will need to verify participation with our office when scheduling your first appointment.

Q. If I'm in the hospital will the physicians come to see me?

A. No, our doctors do not do rounds at the hospital. You will, however, be seen by the physicians on staff at the hospital.

Q. Is there a physician on-call after hours?

A. Yes! Our answering service will contact the physician that is on call.

Q. What if I don't have insurance?

A. Please contact our office for pricing information and assistance (215-258-3810). 


IMPORTANT NOTICE

​For any after hour emergencies, please contact our answering service at  


215-721-3632




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