TeleMedicine is Available
From the safety of you own home. We provide real time service. It is as simple as opening an email with a smart phone, home desk top computer, or a laptop. Phone service is also available.
What is Telehealth?
A Telehealth session is a one on one dedicated Zoom/Video Chat with Dr Axman who as your Chiropractor will provide care, advice, and act your Spine Care Provider and Coach.
Is it Covered?
At this time Telehealth/Zoom services are covered for tele-chiropractic visits by the following insurance companies : No Fault, Workers Compensation, Anthem, BlueCross BlueShield, Aetna, NYSHIP, United Health Care, CIGNA , and Oxford. It is not covered by Medicare. If your plan does not cover tele-chiropractic visits, and you want to make an appointment, there will be a small fee. Put in a request for an appointment and we will call you and tell you what the fee is and coordinate the appointment. The Value of Telehealth Chiropractic Visits with Dr Axman.
Read what a patient has given us permission to share with you after a recent Telehealth visit...
"Dear Dr. Axman, Thank you so much for the telehealth visit today via Zoom. You were very supportive and answered all my questions and doubts . Your instructions for my back pain and the prescibed exercise greatly help to alleviate my pain ! And thank you for getting me the medical equipment to help me with my back pain while being away from your office in this coronavirus times. I’m grateful I was able to communicate with you via this method . I await anxiously await next weeks Telehealth visit with you Thank you M. G."
What Happens During a Telehealth Visit?
Either by phone or by video chat like on Zoom, we assess your current condition, do an online examination, and then act as your health provider and coach to run through exercises and provide you with guidance on what to do at home. This will range from back exercises, stretching routines, mind-body exercises to reduce stress, ergonomic instruction, postural training and ways to reduce muscle spasm and increase strength. We guide you through them demonstrating it and then watching you do it correctly. After the visit we will schedule a follow up to assess how you are progressing and then modify as needed. If an urgent situation arises we can act quickly with our network of medical providers to keep you out of the Emergency Room. The visits are packed with substance and value, and we forward exercise and diet plans directly by email to you. To schedule an appointment, please click on the 'make an appointment ' button and fill out the request Our staff will contact you shortly to set up a day and time.We look forward to serving you!
BACK AND NECK PAIN ON-LINE STORE
Products that we will get shipped to your home, to help alleviate your spine condition. Simply tell us what you are interested in, and we will email or call you back to let you know what the cost is. Items covered include:
- Back Brace
- Lumbar Support
- Wet heating pads
- TENS Units- a portable devise to give you electrical muscle stem like we us in the office
- Neck Collar Traction - can provide neck traction to alleviate neck pain
- Custom Neck Pillows for sleeping-made by Pillowise
- Foot Orthotic semi-custom Inserts
- Trigger Point/Muscle Spasm Tools- Rolling Sticks, spiked balls,and Foam Rollers
- Electric Massagers
- Exercise tools- Big Exercise Balls and Therabands
To schedule an appointment, or inquire about a spine care product click the make an appointment button and send us your name and phone number.