New Patients

When you schedule an appointment as a new patient, the following points will be reviewed with the receptionist:

Insurance (see below for a list of the insurance plans which are accepted by our practice).

  • Are you in an HMO?
  • Do you need/have a referral?
  • Are testing codes included on the AETNA referral?  99499 IS NEEDED FROM AETNA FOR ALL TESTING.
  • YOU MUST BRING YOUR INSURANCE CARD TO EACH AND EVERY VISIT ALONG WITH YOUR COPAY AND REFERRAL IF REQUIRED BY YOUR PLAN. 

WE WELCOME YOU TO OUR VERONA AND SPARTA OFFICES.  WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING OUR BELLEVILLE PATIENTS IN THE VERONA AND SPARTA OFFICES WHERE YOU WILL SEE DR. ARTHUR F. FOST, DR. DAVID A. FOST, DR. ANTONIO A. DE LA CRUZ AND DR. SATYA D. NARISETY. 

Insurance Plans

The following is a list of the insurance plans which are accepted by our practice.

If your insurance company is not listed, have your representative call us at (973) 857-0330 and we will look into becoming a participating provider.

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Americhoice (now called United Healthcare Community Plan)
  • Beechstreet
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Plan
  • Emblem Health Plan (GHI - PPO)
  • Empire
  • First Health Plan
  • Great West Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MOST Medicare Advantage Plans (CHECK WITH YOUR CARRIER)
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford
  • PHCS
  • Qualcare
  • St. Barnabas Health Plan (MEWA)
  • United Healthcare

Our Doctors are on staff at the following hospitals:

  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
  • Clara Maass Medical Center
  • Newton Memorial Hospital

ALLERGY PRICK SKIN TESTING

In order to facilitate allergy prick skin testing, please discontinue all antihistamines 3 days before.

Our doctors attend the Mt. Sinai Food Allergy programs to stay abreast of all food allergy news and research and to confer with experts there.  They also attend programs at the Jaffe Food Allergy Institute.