Important billing information and access to Pay Online
Fees charged at Allura Skin & Laser Center area within the customary range for the Bay Area, for a Board-certified dermatologist providing a high level of personalized care and full range of services.
An estimate of cost for treatment or procedures is provided following initial consultation and diagnosis with one of our providers. Then, our administrative staff is happy to assist in obtaining an assessment of coverage from your health insurance company (if applicable).
Allura Skin & Laser Center participates with most insurance providers. Please call the customer service number on the back of your insurance card, in advance of your appointment date, to confirm that your plan is a participating insurer. Dermatology is considered a medical specialty, so this is also a good opportunity to find out if your insurer requires a referral to see a specialist. If so, please see that your primary care physician sends a Physician Referral Authorization to our office prior to your appointment.
We file claims for medical treatment on your behalf with insurers who recognize Allura Skin & Laser Center as a participating practice. However, we do not file claims for cosmetic services, and payment for those treatments is required when care is provided.
For your convenience
Please be aware that co-payments, co-insurance, deductibles, non-covered services, and out-of-pocket costs must be paid at the time of each visit. We accept payment by:
- Personal check
- Major credit card
- Pay online
Why not take advantage of the convenience of our secure on-line payment portal <insert link>! It is the quick and easy way to keep your account up to date.
- You deserve a time- and money-saving option for prescriptions. Allura Skin & Laser Center answers that need with the Physician Dispensary Prescriber’s
- Choice Program – a convenient means of dispensing medications right at the practice, so you don’t have to make a trip to the pharmacy.
The Prescriber’s Choice Program also allow the dermatologist to monitor your medications for skin conditions, consolidating prescriptions to save money, and providing a high level of personalized care.
The above information is provided to answer most common financial concerns. However, if you have additional questions about billing, insurance, or payment, please call please call (650) 727-6008, extension 14. Our friendly front desk specialists are eager to assist