Schedule a Tele Visit (Video Visit)

What is a Tele Visit (Video) Visit?

Adults 18 years & older can video chat with a doctor while at home, work, or on the go. This service is for patients with minor heart and vascular complaints, and for routine checks — not for emergencies. For emergencies, please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency care location. 

What We Can Treat with Tele (Video) Visits

With Tele Visits, doctors can treat a variety of minor concerns or complaints. Some common conditions we treat are:

  • Follow-up visits for stable conditions such as:
    • High blood pressure
    • High cholesterol
    • Atrial fibrillation
    • Coronary artery disease (with no new chest pain)
    • PAD (Peripheral Arterial Disease)
  • Minor flare up of existing conditions
    • Congestive heart failure
    • High blood pressure
    • Atrial fibrillation
  • Counseling  for Varicose veins, stable PAD
  • Preventive visits & counseling visits
  • …and More

What We Cannot Treat with a Video Visit

  • Chest pain
  • Stroke-like symptoms (such as sudden-onset weakness, numbness, or tingling)
  • Difficulty breathing
  • A fainting or near-fainting episode
  • Coughing up blood
  • Acute vision changes
  • Palpitations
  • … and other serious conditions

What to Expect During a Video Visit

  • Receive an interview, diagnosis & treatment
  • Receive an after-visit summary containing a care plan
  • Have prescriptions sent to the pharmacy of your choice

Pricing and Payment

Most insurances cover Tele visit services. Usual co-payments and deductibles apply. 

If you are uninsured, we offer a flat rate of $99 for new patients and $59 for existing patients. 

Steps in a Tele (video) visit

  1. Call us at (631) 654-3278. We will schedule your visit
  2. Have a computer or device with camera/microphone
  3. At  visit time, we will send you a link via text or e-mail to connect. Click the link to open 
  4. Type in your name and click check-in
  5. Allow your browser to use webcam and microphone
  6. Your care provider will start your visit

Call Tips

  • Have a good internet connection
  • Restart your device before the visit

Welcome to Brookhaven Heart

  • ➤ Use online appointment booking for non-emergent medical conditions only. 
  • ➤ If your insurance requires a referral to see a specialist, you should obtain it from your PCP prior to your visit, failing which you shall be responsible for full payment for the visit.
  • ➤ Please bring your medications, results of recent labs, and tests if any on the day of your visit 
  • ➤ Please bring your updated insurance card and a valid form of ID such as a driver’s license.
  • ➤ Co-payments are due on the day of the visit. We accept credit cards, cash, or check.
  • ➤ When you arrive at our facility, please ask our staff to register you for the patient portal, which enables you to access your medical record, view lab results, request refills, and send e-messages to our office. 

We thank you for choosing us