We Accept New Patients

Fax: 727-477-0498

Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

Accepting MOST Health Insurance PLANS

We are proud to accept most health insurance plans in Pinellas County, FL. Please provide us with your current health insurance and primary care physician. Currently, we take commercial insurance and Medicare plans. Please review our list and reach out if you have any questions.

Patients with Commercial Insurance

  • Aetna (PPO & HMO)
  • Ambetter (Sunshine Health)
  • AvMed (HMO, Self-Funded, POS, & Choice Members)
  • BC/BS of Florida (PPC, Network Blue, PPS, & Health Options)
  • Cigna (Cigna Baycare Employee Plan 3/22)
  • Humana (PPO, HMO, POS, EPO, HMOx, & Open Access Plans)
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare Standard, Tricare for Life, & ChampVA
  • United Healthcare (PPO & HMO)
  • Bright Health
  • Oscar Healthcare
  • Friday Health Plan

Please check with your specific plan for in and out-of-network benefits. Please contact your primary care to provide a referral for HMO plans that require authorization to see a specialist.

Patients with Medicare Plans

Lake Endocrinology and Diabetes, PLLC, accepts many Medicare plans. We require a referral and authorization from your primary care provider for HMO plans. Please bring these documents before scheduling an appointment and during each visit. We accept the following plans:

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Allwell, Sunshine Health, & Ambetter
  • BC/BS of Florida (Advantage 65, Advantage PPO, Advantage HMO, & Alignment HMO)
  • Humana Advantage PPO, HMO, & Network PFFS Plan (No Longer Taking New HMO Patients)
  • Medicare Part B
  • Freedom Health HMO (No Longer Taking New Patients)
  • United Medicare Advantage PPO & HMO
  • AARP United Medicare Advantage PPO & HMO
  • WellCare HMO
  • Optimum HMO (No Longer Taking New Patients)
  • Devoted Health HMO (No Longer Taking New Patients)
  • CarePlus HMO (No Longer Taking New Patients)
  • BayCare Medicare Advantage

Insurances We Don’t Accept

Contact your provider to learn about out-of-network benefits. Plans change, so please confirm with your insurance company that we are participating providers and in-network. Call us if you are part of the following plans:

  • MyBlue (BCBS)
  • MyBlue Silver (BCBS)
  • Blue Select (BCBS)
  • Simply Blue (BCBS)
  • Medicaid (Molina, Simply, Amerigroup, Sunshine Health Medicaid, etc.)
  • Local Plus Cigna
  • Cigna Health Spring
  • Tricare Prime