What should I expect during my first visit?
The best and only way to find out which treatment is right for you, is to consult our doctors who will listen to your needs, examine you and provide you with educated advice. They will also tell you what you need to know about the treatment you are interested in, or recommend another to meet your needs and goals.
Are my medical records kept private and confidential?
Your medical file is handled with the utmost respect for your privacy. Our staff is bound by strict confidentiality requirements as a condition of employment regarding your medical records. The staff at Bay Area Women’s Specialists abide strictly by the HIPPA.
The staff at Bay Area Women’s Specialists will not release the contents of your medical file without your consent.
What about your fees?
Information on our current fee structure is available from our office.
What about insurance coverage?
Please contact our Patient Financial Specialists (PFS) at 832.553.5466 and they will be happy to assist you.
What are your acceptable means of payment?
Bank check, personal check, cash or credit cards (MasterCard, VISA) are acceptable means of payment. For added convenience, we also have
online bill payment facility.
The costs of surgery relate to
- Surgeon and assistant surgeon
- Ancillary charge (pharmacy, non-rebated instruments etc.)
Our office can advise you on all matters relating to the financial costs of the other people involved in your care.
For your convenience, each Bay Area Women’s Specialists physician has a patient financial specialist to assist you with any insurance questions and provide financial options.
Southwest Women’s Health Alliance introduces a new way to protect and enhance the lives of women through balanced and trusted healthcare. In this ever-changing world of restrictive and confusing healthcare, our practitioners provide innovative and relevant services that meet, if not surpass, the needs of women today. For any age and any stage of a woman’s life, Southwest Women’s Health Alliance empowers its patients by consistently offering only a superior standard of care.
Southwest Women’s Health Alliance is based on over 50 years of experience, knowledge, and learning. We take pride in our history, but our strategic focus is always centered on what is best for women today – and tomorrow. We invest in the latest medical technologies and communication to build a stronger relationship with every patient. Supported by a world-class management services organization, we allow our physicians to focus on what they do best which is to provide evidence-based medicine in affordable ways.
Our collaborative network of physicians is in private practice for a reason – to be recognized and respected as the woman’s choice for quality and accessible healthcare. We can do more for patient care collectively as a team of experts than any physician could individually. We continually align our practices to meet the needs of our patients and believe in accountability and transparency. Conveniently located throughout Greater Houston, we are expanding our network with only the best physicians and supporting staff for the convenience of our patients.
About Privia Medical Group
Our practice is a proud member of Privia Medical Group - a physician-led, multi-speciality, national medical group. The nation’s top primary care physicians and specialists came together to form Privia Medical Group and share in the mission of providing better, more coordinated care to patients.
Our group focuses on taking accountability for the health and wellness of the patients we serve. We use some of the latest advances in medicine to help our patients remain healthy and better manage disease by offering our patients access to innovative health management technologies, proactive team-based care, and an evidenced-based, patient-centered approach.
Here’s what sets Privia Medical Group apart from traditional practices:
- Nationally recognized top physicians and healthcare professionals
- Physician-led, high-performance medical group
- Unhurried, comprehensive visits, with time to develop the right care plan
- Personalized care that exceeds your expectations
- Collaborative, team-based medical group
- Staffed with Health Coaches, Nurse Educators, Pharmacists, and Care Managers
- Same-day/next-day appointments available
- Care reminders and alerts
- Check ins with clinical experts between your office visits
- Book appointments and renew prescriptions online
- Send and receive secure messages with your care team
- Secure access to electronic medical records
- Pay your invoices by credit card, securely and conveniently
State-of-the Art Security and Privacy
We go to extreme lengths to ensure our patients’ information remains confidential and secure.
Not only is our team trained in modern privacy standards (such as HIPAA and PCI compliance), but we also keep your information secure with Secure Socket Layer (SSL) data encryption, firewalls, secure servers (including 24/7 surveillance and biometric access), and many more measures to ensure your information won’t fall into the wrong hands.
To learn more about Privia Medical Group and find other Privia doctors, please visit our website