Welcome to our practice!
Welcome to Leon W. Lewis MD., P.C. Please arrive twenty minutes prior to your actual appointment time to complete necessary paperwork. We have also enclosed a health questionnaire and registration forms. Please bring these completed forms with you to your appointment. If these forms are not completed when you arrive, you will need to complete them prior to services being rendered.
If you are being referred to us by a physician or have an ongoing problem, please have the pertinent portion of your medical record forwarded to our office. If you are a self-referral and having no ongoing problems, we do not need a copy of your medical records forwarded.
Prior to your office visit, please check with your insurance company to see if an authorization is required for your appointment. Also, please bring a picture ID card (driver’s license preferred) and your insurance card so that we may copy it for our records.
This appointment time has been set aside for you and the provider to discuss your care. If you are unable to keep this appointment please notify our office 24 hours prior to your appointment. If you do not cancel your appointment in the designated time, we may be unable to reschedule your appointment.
Thank you for choosing Leon W. Lewis MD., P.C. for your health care. We look forward to developing an ongoing relationship with you. Our goals to provide excellent Obstetrical and Gynecologic services for women of all ages, in a friendly and relaxed environment.
Getting Ready for Your Visit
A valid photo ID and your most current insurance card(s) must be available at the time of the visit in order to be seen.
You will be asked to update your demographics and insurance information at each visit so our records remain up to date. Failure to provide us with insurance information will require us to designate you as a self-pay patient. If you fail to provide the appropriate insurance information within your insurance plan’s timely filling limit, you will be responsible for the entire bill.
Save time by filling out your patient forms in advance. Please adhere to our Limited visitor Policy (one guest, and preferable no children).
Pregnancy and birth are two of the most celebrated parts of life. Our staff of Doctors & Nurse Practitioners have created a plan of care for you during your pregnancy and delivery to help you enjoy every second of this truly unique and exciting time. We’ll guide you through important moments like feeling the first kick or watching your baby move on the ultrasound, share in your excitement. At Leon W. Lewis MD., P.C. making sure you enjoy a healthy & exciting pregnancy is just as important to us as it is to you.
Explore some of the resources here and learn more about what you can expect during each trimester, read about how the latest technology can help you and your team of providers get a detailed picture of your baby’s life in the womb, and meet the compassionate team of physicians and Nurse Practitioners who will help you along the path to your new family. We provide our in-patient obstetric services at Huntsville Hospital, and Crestwood Medical Center.
Regular prenatal visits with your OBGYN are important to monitor your health and your baby’s health. The frequency of prenatal visits depends on how far along you are in the pregnancy and any known health conditions. Your first prenatal visit should be scheduled at six (6) weeks gestational age or more. A typical schedule for prenatal checkups is:
- Between Weeks 4-28. You’ll have an appointment once a month.
- Between Weeks 28-36. You’ll start having appointments twice a month.
- After week 36. You’ll have weekly appointments.
Obstetrics & Gynecology Ultrasound
We use state-of-the-art 3D and 4D ultrasound equipment to produce high-quality images while focusing on patient safety and comfort. Our sonography room is also equipped with flat screen displays which are used for patient’s viewing during the exam.
We have designed our gynecological care to match your individualized and highly personal needs, understanding that life is a journey, and no two journeys are alike. Our goal is to prevent disease and promote good health. From robotic surgery options that discretely and quickly repair problems like incontinence or irregular bleeding, to our variety of treatment options for other specific gynecological problems, to laboratory and exploratory services, our team of experienced providers will be with you while providing you with comprehensive well-woman care.
Explore the gynecology services we offer, and learn more about how the physicians and staff at Leon W. Lewis MD, P.C., aren’t just health care providers; we are her to provide guidance and compassionate care for wherever you are in life.
- Consolidated Health Plans
- Physicians Mutual
- United Health Care
- Veterans Administration
- Viva Health Care
Most other insurance plans accepted. If your insurance is not listed, please call 256-265-4340 for more info.
New patients can download, print, fill out these forms and bring them in during their first visit to make their experience as easy and as care-free as possible. Please review the Welcome document and the Financial Policy prior to your first visit to help answer any questions you may have about insurance coverage and payment as well as important first time visit information. If you still have questions, please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us, and we’ll respond to you promptly.
For additional information about our comprehensive range of services and procedures available at Leon W. Lewis MD., P.C., visit our Services page and review our Patient Education.
- Financial and Office Policy
- Medical Records Release Form
- Notice of Privacy Practices
- Authorization to Share Your Medical Information with Others
- Non-Discrimination Statements