Requesting An Appointment
To request an appointment, please call (860)242-2200. Your phonecall will be triaged to the Integrative Medicine practice or the Internal Medicine practice depending on the reason for the appointment.
This appointment is reserved for patients who have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and/or chronic illnesses (e.g. Heavy metal toxicity, IBS, mental health issues, autoimmune disease, cancer, Celiac/colitis, chronic infections, chronic pain syndrome, fibromyalgia, food allergy sensitivities, multiple chemical sensitivities, learning disabilities).
The first visit includes a review of past medical records, questionnaire, current medical problems, physical exam, review of diagnostic and treatment options and a summary report. It normally lasts about 1.5-2 hours depending on the complexity of the patient's medical condition. The Initial Consultation fee is billed per 15-minute increments. Please contact the office for an updated copy of our Financial Policy Agreement.
Patient Registration Packet
To get an appointment, please complete the following forms:
Initial Consultation Packet
All NEW Patients must submit the following forms at least 7 days prior to their appointment:
The Follow-Up Visit is scheduled 6-8 weeks after the Initial Consultation. It includes a review of laboratory data, interval history, physical exam when indicated, review of diagnostic treatment options and a summary report. The follow-up visit fee is billed in 15-minute increments. The visit normally runs about an hour, depending on the complexity of the patient’s problems.
The following must be submitted at least 3 days prior to the scheduled appointment:
VERJU LASER THERAPY
Please call the office (860)242-2200 so we can book you for a Physician Consultation. Kindly complete the forms below and submit prior to your scheduled appointment.
For NEW Patients, you will need to complete the following forms:
PHYSICIAN CONSULTATION (15-minute Visit)
The physician will meet with you regarding the Verju Laser Therapy, giving you the opportunity to ask questions or voice concerns. Dr. Comia will inform you of the number of treatment sessions you will need. Please call the office for the fee schedule.
The treatment sessions are scheduled on a weekly, bi-weekly, and tri-weekly basis. The fee for the whole Verju Laser treatment package is due by the first treatment session.
For further information regarding the Verju Laser Therapy, please click here.
HYPERBARIC OXYGEN THERAPY (HBOT)
To schedule an HBOT session, please contact our office (860)242-2200.
An appointment with Dr. Comia is required prior to doing the HBOT sessions. The consultation normally runs about 15-30 minutes but may extend depending on the complexity of a patient's problem. The Consultation Fee is $125 per 15 minute; it is separate from the HBOT session fee. The consultation appointment may be scheduled on the same day for the HBOT session, depending on availability.
To be scheduled an appointment, please submit the following forms:
Fee Schedule for HBOT:
For further information regarding HBOT, please click here. For updated fee schedule, please call the office.
INTRAVENOUS (IV) THERAPY
Prior to the Intravenous Therapy session, all NEW patients must consult with Dr. Comia. The consultation runs about 15-30 minutes but may extend depending on the complexity of a patient's problems. The Physician Consultation Fee is $125 per 15-minute increment.
To schedule an appointment, please complete the following:
INTRAVENOUS THERAPY SESSIONS
The Fee Schedule for the IV Nutrient therapy varies depending on the medical condition being treated. The patient will be informed of the fee prior to initiating treatment. The IV Nutrient Therapy fee is separate from the Physician Consultation Fee.
For further information, please click here.
GENERAL PRACTICE POLICIES
Advance Biomedical Treatment Center does NOT participate with any insurance company. It is an out-of-pocket consultation. We do not file for insurance. We do not provide procedure or diagnostic codes. You are responsible for payment in full. We accept cash (in U.S currency), cashier's check, money order, VISA or MasterCard. Full payment is expected at the time of service. A $30 service charge will apply for checks returned from your bank.
Cancellation Policy / Rescheduling Policy
Appointment cancellation and rescheduling may be done via telephone or email. If you reach our voicemail, please leave your name, telephone number, date and time you called. We will contact you to confirm that we received your message. IF YOU DO NOT GET A CALL-BACK, IT MEANS WE DID NOT GET YOUR MESSAGE.
Missed Appointment Policy
Special Consideration will be given to true medical emergencies. A written proof from a physician must be submitted for documentation and consideration.
A true medical emergency is when an illness or injury places a person’s health or life in serious jeopardy and treatment cannot be delayed. Examples include difficulty breathing, chest pain, a head injury or ingestion of a toxic substance. If a person is experiencing severe pain, that is also an indicator of an emergency. Some examples of True Medical Emergencies:
Any collection or attorney’s fees incurred because of delinquent accounts will be the responsibility of that account. All balances over 30 days will be subject to monthly late charges (2% per month).
Lab fees are not included in our fees. Payments for laboratory services are made directly to the lab. Please direct payment questions to them. Advance Biomedical Treatment Center LLC is not affiliated with these laboratories and does not profit from the use of their services.
Laboratory test kits are provided free by certain specialized labs. However, a shipping & handling fee may apply. Please call the laboratories directly.
Medical Record Copy Requests
There is a charge for photocopying of medical records; please contact the Center for updated rates. Narrative reports for lawyers, for disability or life insurance will be billed at our standard hourly rate.
Phone and Electronic Consultations
Consultations may be conducted via phone or via Skype (ID: AdvBiomedTx) /Facetime. This is convenient for long-distance travelers. It is billed based on our standard hourly rate.
Email communication is viewed as billable time. Any email that requires at least 15-minutes of the practitioner’s time will be billed incrementally based on our standard hourly rate.
Advance Biomedical Treatment Center
35 Jolley Drive Suite 102
Bloomfield, CT 06002
to request an appointment
Please call the office (860)242-2200. If you reach our voicemail, kindly leave your name, phone number, and reason for the appointment request.
You may also send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will contact you as soon as possible.
We look forward to hearing from you.