Your Questions Answered
WILL MY INSURANCE COVER MY VISIT?
We accept Humana Medicare Advantage (HMO), and PPO plans, along with Original Medicare, Supplements, and self-pay. If you do not see your insurance listed please call our office for the most up-to-date list of plans we accept.
CAN I GET A SAME-DAY APPOINTMENT?
Same-day appointments are available for the urgent needs of current patients. Please call us before going to the Emergency Room.
When do I need to see a doctor?
At Markou Medical we ask our patients to be seen a minimum of two times per year, or more as needed.
What if I need to see a specialist?
We work with specialists in your insurance network. Our team of referral coordinators can help you navigate these networks to connect you with the best specialist for your needs.
DO or MD?
There are two types of complete physicians, D.O. and M.D.
Both M.D.s and D.O.s base diagnosis and treatments on scientifically proven conclusions.
Both attend four years of Medical School plus a residency program.
Both take the MCAT and go through a rigorous application process.
Both are licensed by the same licensing boards.
Both can choose to practice in any specialty of medicine.
D.O.s are also trained in osteopathic manipulative medicine.
Finding a new Primary Care Physician when going on Medicare can seem like a dunting task. Markou Medical mae the process easy, and stress free. We were able to sit down with our provider and take our time asking questions, we felt like family.
Will I lose my Medicare if I change to a Medicare Advantage plan?
No, you will not lose your Medicare if you elect a Medicare Advantage insurance plan.
What if I'm not sure I want to switch doctors right now?
You're welcome to visit before you decide if Markou Medical is right for you. Call (727) 446-0176 to learn more.