FAQs

 

Does Cavender Health accept my insurance plan?

Cavender Health accepts ALL insurance plans however is considered “out-of-network.”  Most insurance plans provide out-of-network benefits unless they are an HMO.  Please consult your insurance plan for details on your out-of-network benefits.  Feel free to contact our billing office if you have any further questions regarding how your insurance plan will cover care provided at Cavender Health.

 

Do I have to change primary care providers?

Dr. Cavender is an expert in the specialty of Age Management Wellness Medicine which incorporates Medical Nutrition Therapy, Prescriptive Exercise, and Hormone Balance & Restoration.  He will work with your primary care physician and any other specialists involved in your care to coordinate treatment planning.

 

I live out of town.  Can I become a patient of Cavender Health?

Cavender Health treats many long-distance patients.  After an initial phone consultation, you will need to travel to our office in Westerville, Ohio for a comprehensive evaluation, history, and physical exam.  Follow-up will then proceed remotely for follow-up laboratory results and regular phone contact with the doctor.  Annual on-site exams are required.

 

Can I skip portions of the Health & Wellness evaluation if I am only interested in one type of treatment?

Customized to the individual, Dr. Cavender will utilize his clinical expertise to determine which evaluation components are absolutely necessary and which are optional.  It is important to determine and monitor underlying health risks while employing particular therapies. 

 

If I’m interested in becoming a patient, what should I do next?

All patients of Cavender Health begin the evaluation process by completing a health history questionnaire followed by a consultation, either in person or by phone with a member of our multi-disciplinary team.  They will ask you additional questions about your health history, your current health status, and your health goals.  They will explain to you how Cavender Health may be able to help you improve your health and reach your wellness goals.  Please call our office at 614-939-2308 or toll-free at 1-866-903-2544, ext 105 or e-mail our office at Appointment@cavhealth.com to request a new patient packet and to schedule a consultation.