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