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OUR OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED 

     *****DECEMBER 24, 2018
                     AND
            DECEMBER 25, 2018

AND AGAIN

     ******DECEMBER 31, 2018
                       AND
              JANUARY 1, 2019


Please plan for all your medication refills before December 21, 2018.


Staff will be taking phone calls from 9 am to 11:30 am ONLY  on  12/21/18
                                                                                                               12/26/18, 12/27/18 7 12/28/18

                                                                                              
ANY FURTHER QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL OFFICE.


FLU SHOTS ARE STILL AVAILABLE AT OUR OFFICE.
PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE.




EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2018  ALL COPAYS AND  ALL PREVIOUS BALANCES DUE MUST BE PAID IN FULL BEFORE OFFICE VISIT AT THE TIME YOU SIGN IN.  ANY QUESTIONS, CONTACT THE STAFF.

PLEASE BE PREPARED TO GIVE STAFF YOUR INSURANCE CARD WHEN ASKED.
PLEASE NOTIFY US
IMMEDIATELY OF ANY TELEPHONE OR ADDRESS CHANGE.

ALL EMERGENCIES AFTER HOURS WHEN OFFICE IS CLOSED PLEASE GO DIRECTLY TO EMERGENCY ROOM



CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE CONTACT FORM NEEDS TO BE SIGNED BEFORE MEDICATION CAN BE REFILLED.
******REFILLS******for prescriptions including controlled substances requires 48 to 72 hours.  An informed consent for all controlled substances, which include narcotics pain management and medications such as Xanax, Ambien, Diazepam, etc. is required as per NYS and federal regulations.  Please schedule an appointment every 3 months to be in compliance with the state of New York for these prescriptions  and the contract you signed.   If you fail to keep your appointment every 3 months, refills will NOT be dispensed.


We encourage all patients to communicate with us, through our website, for non emergency correspondence, i.e, insurance changes, phone & address changes, medication changes.  Thank you to all who are taking advantage of our website.

***ALL PATIENTS:  Please remember to bring your insurance card with you for your office visit as well as medication bottles if refills will be needed.


LOW SODIUM, LOW CHOLESTEROL, & DIABETIC DIET SHEETS ARE AVAILABLE AT OUR OFFICE,  PLEASE CHECK WITH OFFICE STAFF.


**** OUR OFFICE IS A MEMBER OF HEALTHeLINK, THE WNY CLINICAL INFORMATION EXCHANGE. WITH YOUR CONSENT DOCTORS ARE ABLE TO ACCESS YOUR HEALTH INFORMATION IMMEDIATELY - EVEN WHEN ORDERED BY A DIFFERENT DOCTOR.
CONSENT FORMS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE OFFICE FOR HEALTHeLINK.  IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY MADE OUT YOUR CONSENT FORM....PLEASE ASK OFFICE STAFF FOR YOUR FORM TO COMPLETE.

PNEUMONIA SHOTS ARE AVAILABLE FOR ALL PATIENTS 65 YEARS OR OLDER.

PREVNAR 13 AND ZOSTAVAX IMMUNIZATION : PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE FOR A SCRIPT TO BE SENT TO THE PHARMACY.


OUR OFFICE HAS PARTNERED WITH ROSWELL PARK CESSATION AND NYS SMOKER'S QUITLINE SERVICES TO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING SERVICES TO HELP YOU QUIT SMOKING:
CESSATION COACHING
NICOTINE PATCHES
CLASSES FOR 5 WEEKS AT RPCI FOR FREE
WEB INTERACTIVE AND INFORMATIONAL SERVICES
TEXT MESSAGING SERVICES
SOCIAL MEDIA: FACEBOOK, TWITTER, ETC.


IF YOU HAVE NO INSURANCE, INFORMATION CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE WEBSITE nystateofhealth.ny.gov


 
Suresh Sofat, M.D. is a dedicated medical professional with a strong commitment to the field of medicine and cardiology.  Our goal is to provide the highest quality of medical care available in a courteous, timely and sympathetic manner.

We are proud to announce that we are working towards recognition from the National Center for Quality Assurance, the highest level of recognition for Patient-Centered Medical Home.
We are very Proud of the work we are doing and look forward to providing excellence in healthcare going forward!

The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into "what patients want it to be." Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients’ and providers’ experience of care.
NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition is the most widely-used way to transform primary care practices into medical homes.

We will be sending reminders to patients for some of the following services if you are due for them, Mammograms, PSA Blood tests, Blood Pressure follow up, Pulmonary Function Tests, Diabetic Screening tests, Immunizations and other health maintenance services.

Please refer to the PCMH and Patient Resource Tab for specific information.

He has been certified in the past with NCQA DRP and PCMH which recognize clinicians who deliver consistent high evidence-based quality care to diabetic and primary care patients.

 
Address
Suresh Sofat, MD
64 Davison Court
Lockport, NY 14094
Phone: (716) 433-1562

Fax: (716) 433-8827

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General Practice Info
Please call for an appointment 716-433-1562
If you have an after-hours emergency, please go to the closest Emergency Department or call 911.
To contact the Doctor after-hours please call us at (716) 433-1562 .  We also encourage our patients to use urgent care centers in the area for afterhours care. 


Please call the office to schedule an appointment for a sick visit or well visit, we have same day availability.

Walk-ins are not welcome, please call ahead.

Holiday: The office will be closed on the following Days
New Years Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day (Thursday and Friday)
Christmas Day

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Office Hours
Monday 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM 4:00 PM












 

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Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna Health Care
  • Health Now of WNY
  • Humana
  • Independent Health (IHA)
  • Medicaid Of NY
  • Medicare
  • Rail Road Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • Univera Health Care
  • All Medicare Advantage Plan of Major Insurance (Medicare Part C)

This list does not include all insurances. Please contact your Insurance company to make sure we are a participating provider.

If you are uninsured or underinsured, please use the below links for information regarding Health Coverage Options:

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Hospital Affiliation
Eastern Niagara Hospital - Lockport site.
 

If you are admitted to area hospital or facility a provider/hospitalist will be assigned to you during your stay.

Please ask that ALL of your hospital records are faxed to Dr. Sofat upon your discharge.

Also, schedule a follow up within 1-2 weeks of your discharge, and bring discharge paperwork and all of your medications with you to your follow up appointment after hospitalization.


 

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