Know what factors to consider before choosing the right doctor.
Here at Lawndale Medical Care, our Houston, TX, board-certified and board-eligible physicians pride themselves on providing award-winning, respected medical and preventive care. If you are currently looking for a primary doctor, here are some things you should consider first when shopping around.
Find an In-Network Doctor
If you have health insurance, you want to find a Houston, TX, provider covered under your insurance, which can save you more in the long run. The good news is that our Lawndale Medical Clinic physicians take a wide range of health insurance providers. While you should always check with your health insurance to find out if your provider is in-network, don’t hesitate to call our office to see if we take your health plan.
Find a Skilled Doctor You Trust
When you find a doctor you trust to provide quality care, it’s so much easier to stick with routine checkups and preventive care that you need to stay healthy. Of course, how do you know that you will be a good fit with our team? Come on in a find out. We love scheduling initial visits so that you get a feel for our staff, environment and team of physicians. This also gives you ample time to ask questions about our physicians’ education, background and experience. Bring your questions and see if our Lawndale Medical Clinic providers are right for you.
Consider Your Proximity
Another essential factor to consider when shopping around for a new primary care physician is the location of the practice in proximity to your home. We know that the last thing you want to do is hop in the car and spend a long time traveling to see your doctor. We are located in East End, not far from downtown Houston. Plug our address into Google Maps and see how close you are to winning, respected and quality medical care.
Know the Practice’s Office Hours
The right practice for you will also provide office hours that coincide the best with your schedule. We know people lead busy lives, so we offer appointments from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Friday. Of course, we also understand that many people can’t miss a day of work just for a checkup. That’s why we are also open from 10 am-5 pm on Saturdays.
Want to learn more about our East End, Houston, TX, primary care providers? Want to schedule an initial visit with our team? Call Lawndale Medical Clinic at (713) 924-4907 to book an appointment.