Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)2020-06-07T00:33:05-05:00
What are your fees?2020-06-06T21:14:04-05:00

DIRECT PAY PRICE: Cash Prices are $300 for first visit and $150 for follow up appointments. This prices include direct pay discounts.

INSURANCE PRICE: If you use your insurance and we are in network, then it would be either your copay or insurance contracted rate if you have not met your deductible.

Where is your office located? Can I get a Google link for directions?2020-06-06T21:24:10-05:00

800 Bonaventure Way 104,  Sugar Land, TX  77479-8005

You can click on above address / link and it should take you to google maps. You can then click on directions.

Are you Board Certified to see children and adolescents?2020-06-06T21:09:22-05:00

Yes, Dr. Tariq is Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) in adult and pediatric psychiatry.

How often do I need follow-up appointments?2020-06-06T21:08:42-05:00

Mental health treatment is not one size fits all. After a comprehensive psychiatric evaluation, We will discuss with you the frequency of treatment suggested to achieve optimal results and goals regarding you or your child’s psychiatric care.

Are my visits and records confidential if I use insurance?2020-06-06T21:08:08-05:00

Your insurance company has access to your records, diagnosis and medications that have been prescribed. Your consent to release to these records is required before we can accept your insurance as part of your insurance policy. You can call your insurance company to inquire more about that. Otherwise, your records are confidential and can’t be released under HIPPAA laws except in case of emergency.

Are my visits and records confidential if I choose Direct Pay and not use insurance?2020-06-06T20:55:06-05:00

Absolutely. Your confidentiality is of paramount importance to us and taken very seriously. Legally, under HIPPAA privacy laws, we are not allowed to release your health information to anyone except in case of emergency, or if you have given your permission to do so.

What forms of payment do you accept?2020-06-06T20:49:09-05:00

We accept credit cards, check and cash for all appointments. All credit card payments are subject to 3.5% processing fee paid to credit card company.

How to avoid 3.5% fee?

You can pay using check or cash to avoid these fees. We are also working on being setup for Zelle, cashApp, paypal and Venmo.

Do you accept insurance?2020-06-06T20:46:33-05:00

We accept Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO, Cigna, Aetna, Compsych, Beacon and Magellan. For other insurances,  we will provide you with the necessary paperwork to submit out of network to your insurance company for potential reimbursement. Depending on your policy, you may receive up to 80 percent reimbursement for our services.