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 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 Health
We are proudly part of Privia Health. Privia equips leading primary and specialty care physicians with cutting-edge resources to help us deliver outstanding, personalized patient care. That’s why Privia’s patient satisfaction scores are 2x higher than national averages. Visit their website to learn how Privia helps you take control of your care.
You have enough on your plate. We make it easy to message your doctor, connect to on-demand virtual care, receive appointment reminders, refill prescriptions, and get care on the go. If you see more than one doctor in our network, your entire care team has access to your medical chart so we can all work together for your health. Use the myPrivia app or patient portal to:
- Book appointments, renew prescriptions, and access your electronic health record
- Send and receive secure messages with your care team
Healthy for the Long Haul
You’re more than a set of symptoms. Privia champions lifelong health and wellness, inside and outside the doctor’s office. From pediatrics to adult needs, preventive programs to complex care, doctor’s visits to self-care at home – we’re here to support you on every step in your journey. Count on Privia for:
- Collaborative, team-based medical group with leading local providers
- Same- or next-day appointments with 24/7 telehealth for immediate care
Our Doctors Do More
You can enjoy personalized care without pricey membership fees. Privia doctors take the time to listen to your concerns, from wellness programs to chronic care management. Patients rate our providers 4.9 out of 5 for efforts to include them in decisions about their care, so you can be confident your doctor will help you understand the guidance you get, in-office or virtually. With Privia, you can expect:
- Unhurried, comprehensive visits to develop the right care plan for you
- Nationally recognized top physicians and healthcare professionals