What to Bring to Your Appointment

Bring the following items with you when you come from your appointment.
  • A list of your current medications and dosages. Your doctor will review these with you and update your medical record
  • Medical information, and radiology images and reports, if you have them
  • Any forms you were sent or asked to fill out
  • If you’ve been referred by another doctor, bring his/her name, address and telephone number
  • Written authorization of referral from your HMO or PPO, if you are covered by one of these organizations
  • Your insurance information and Medicare card, if you have one
  • Your pharmacy name, address, city, state and ZIP code for any prescriptions you may need filled
  • Items to help pass the time if you must wait between appointments (book, magazine, laptop, handheld games, mp3 player, etc.)


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