Diabetes 1st (Fitting) Appointment
At little or no cost to you.
- 1 hr1 hour
- Insurance CoverageInsurance Coverage
- Commonwealth Avenue
If you are diagnosed with diabetes, you may have coverage for therapeutic footwear at little or no out-of-pocket or up-front costs. You will need the following: 1. Your Prescription for footwear. Bring or fax to 270-747-8779 2. Bring Your Insurance Cards 3. Insurance accepted: - Medicare - Mass Health - Blue Cross Blue Shield - Harvard Pilgrim - Tufts Healthcare - Cambridge Pace - Pace Harbor Health - Commonwealth Care Alliance - Senior Whole Health - Tricare - Unicare - United Healthcare (with prior approval) 4. Criteria - History of partial or complete amputation of the foot - History of previous foot ulceration - Peripheral neuropathy with evidence of callus formation - Foot deformity - Poor circulation 5. Documentation Identify the following: 1. Practitioner who manages your diabetes 2. Practitioner who examines your feet (if different). For fastest service, call their offices and ask that recent progress notes be faxed to 270-747-8779. Or, after your first visit, with your permission, we will request required documentation. 6. Wear Socks 7. Bring Braces that you plan to wear with the shoes.
1929 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02135, USA
+ (617) 787-8779