1. If I choose the most basic package, could I pay the difference if I want a higher package?
2. Do you accept insurance?
Yes, we have contracts with BCBS PPO and Aetna POS, other insurance may have benefits, we verify the benefits and educate you about them. We encourage you to make your first appointment and in case your insurance covers your visit, we will refund your deposit or the difference if any. If you want us to verify your benefits, call 773-279-9344. We do not bill insurance for laboratory testing
3. Do I have to pay the appointment in advance?
No, we will call you, confirm the appointment and help you to complete the paperwork in advanced
4. Will Dr. Rae Bouvin (Acupuncturist) assist me or will I see another Doctor in the office?
Yes, but Dr. Edgardo Vargas might help if needed.
5. ¿ In the Optimal Package Option, you draw blood or send me to a lab?
Dr. Edgardo Vargas, certified in Functional Medicine Practitioner, will draw your blood at the 1st appointment. In an average of two days we will have the results and full report.
6. ¿ What is the importance of the study of blood on the optimum package?
In this blood study we will evaluate blood levels that help to understand your cell, organs and system health and nutritional imbalances, internal inflammation and other deficiencies related to pain, arthritis, the development and why diabetes, heart problems, dementia's, why your body dont heal and others. Also what diet, lifestyle and supplements are necessary to improve your overall health in combination with our physical care.
Disclaimer: The entire contents of this website are based upon the opinions of Dr. Edgardo Vargas and Dr. Rae Bouvin unless otherwise noted. Individual articles are based upon the opinions of the respective author, who retains copyright as marked. The information on this website is not intended to replace a one-on-one relationship with a qualified health care professional and is not intended as medical advice. It is intended as a sharing of knowledge and information from the research and experience of Dr. Vargas and Dr. Bouvin. Dr. Vargas and Dr. Bouvin encourages you to make your own health care decisions based upon your research and in partnership with a qualified health care professional. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult your health care professional before using products based on this content.
All medicare rules apply. This discount plans can not be used with medicare patients.