Frequently Asked Questions
Do you take medical insurance, medicare or medicaid?
Can I submit my bills to my Medical Insurance for reimbursement?
Medical Insurance will not cover Dr. Lefkowitz's visits. Dr. Lefkowitz will not be involved in insurance claims.
Can I use this towards my flexible spending account?
Yes. Dr. Lefkowitz will provide you with an invoice to submit towards flexible spending.
How often will we meet?
Frequency depends on the patients? needs. Dr. Lefkowitz initially recommends anywhere from weekly to monthly appointments, then decreased frequency once the patient's goals have been met.
Can Dr. Lefkowitz act as my Primary Care Physician?
No. Dr. Lefkowitz will not provide general medical care. You will still need to see your treating physicians on a regular basis.
Should I bring my most recent blood tests?
Yes. Dr. Lefkowitz will gladly review your blood tests and make necessary recommendations.
Does Dr. Lefkowitz make exercise recommendations?
Yes. Exercise is an essential part of healthy living, weight loss and weight maintenance. She will advise you on how to increase you activity level during your appointments.