Financial & Insurance


Financial & Insurance

At Advanced Skin and Laser Center, we are proud to be the premier source for expert dermatology care and laser treatment in Brentwood, Tennessee. Our dermatologists strive to provide our patients with thorough and high quality dermatology. We understand that each patient’s dermatology and financial needs may vary, which is why we want to make sure every patient is informed about our appointments and payments.

Insurance and Payments

As a convenience to our patients, we accept many forms of insurance plans. We participate in the following plans as of 01/2016:

  • Aetna
  • BeechStreet
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of TN
  • BCBS-Cover Kids and Network E (for existing patients only)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan, Inc
  • Private Healthcare Systems
  • RailRoad Medicare
  • Tricare Standard
  • United Healthcare

Please confirm our doctors are on your particular insurance plan by their website or call the telephone number on the back of your insurance card.

If your insurance company or Medicare will only cover procedures that are medically necessary. In most cases, skin tags, benign moles and seborrheic keratoses are generally not covered by your carrier. If you want these growths removed, our dermatologists will be happy to do so on a fee-for-service basis.

In some cases, we are unable to verify insurance prior to your appointment and prior to your check-out or your insurance carrier will not provide us with information on the amount of deductibles that you have met. In these incidences, we must collect the full amount of the deductible at the time of service. In the event your insurance carrier pays us for these services, our mean time to refund such amounts is 30 days from the date we receive notification from your insurance.

Appointments, Cancellations, and Policies

Our office is available to assist patients in Brentwood, TN with any of their skin care needs or dermatology procedures. We are happy to answer any questions or schedule appointments at anytime. Please note our policies regarding appointments:

Co-Pays and Deductibles

Due at the time of your appointment.

Adolescent Patients

If your child is under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian must accompany the child to their first appointment. If your child arrives without a parent or legal guardian present, their appointment will be rescheduled.

Missed appointment and Cancellation Policy

In today's hectic world, unplanned issues come up for all of us. However, we respectfully request that you cancel your scheduled appointment by phone a minimum of 24 hours in advance so our dermatologists  may offer your appointment time to someone on our waiting list. If you do not cancel by the deadline, your account will be assessed a $50 missed appointment fee. This fee is not covered by insurance carriers or Medicare and will be your responsibility to pay

Appointment Deposit Policy

For all elective cosmetic surgeries, we require a 50% deposit on the date the surgery is scheduled. The balance is due two weeks prior to the surgery date.

Contact Your Brentwood, TN Dermatologist Today!

Advanced Skin & Laser Center in Brentwood, TN can help you achieve the healthy, beautiful skin of your dreams. Feel free to contact us with any of your questions or concerns and any of our dermatologists will look forward to hearing from you. So fill out new patient forms and schedule an appointment today!