DLMS provides comprehensive health care from newborn through adulthood, bearing in mind that healthy children make for a stronger and healthy nation. We treat provide both treatment and preventive care to children and adults with great emphasis on educating the patients' parents and other caregivers. OUR BOARD CERTIFIED physicians and staff at DLMS are very compassionate and deliver their services in the most ethical way with great respect for the patients and parents/caregivers that entrusted their health care and the care the care of their children to DLMS.
We provide the following services:
- Monitoring growth and development
- Screening health problems
- Administer immunizations against common preventable illnesses
- Detecting developmental and behavioral disorders
- Diagnosing and managing acute and chronic illnesses
- Prescribing medications to treat illnesses and educating patients
- Parents/caregivers on the the importance of prevention
- Good nutrition and available safety measures.
We also do referrals when needed!
We are very excited to partner with our current and prospective patients and parents/care givers in providing a world class health care service based on current medical knowledge to our current/prospective patients.
Routine questions, appointments, billing information, requests for referrals, and prescription renewals are all handled during our regular office hrs(M-F;11AM-5PM). If you are calling to schedule a well visit or for non-urgent advice, it would be helpful if you placed your call EARLIER in the day. Please understand that patient care and emergencies take priority over non-urgent phone calls, but we will return your phone call as soon as possible. If you are calling from work, please give us your home number as well. What would also be helpful is having available the information necessary to appropriately deal with your need, e.g. the pharmacy phone number,childs DOB/age Allergies to meds. We are available for emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In the presence of a true life-threatening emergency, please call 911 and take your child to the nearest available hospital.
After-hours calls are made to the same office numbers but are directed to our emergency numbers for urgent need otherwise please call back during office hours if it is not an emergency. Please do call after office hours only if it is very necessary. If you have placed an after-hours call to us, please disarm any Caller-ID feature you may have that make it impossible for us to return your call.
When possible, please call us before taking your child to an emergency room to ensure that you or your child truly needs the care.
We highly appreciate your entrusting DLMS with the health care of you and your children. We participate with the majority of managed care plans to accommodate our patients and their health care needs.We can only accommodate only adults with private insurance or self pay at the moment. We plan to accommodate managed care adults with time.
All Payments, including that for insurance copays and for non-covered services, is expected at the time of the visit. For your convenience, we do accept Visa, master card, American Express credit cards and checks ONLY. Your insurance plan may restrict you to specific diagnostic facilities and/or hospitals. Please become familiar with the provisions of your plan as we do not have that information.
We currently accept the following Insurances:
We are proud of providing comprehensive care to our patients but there are times when it is necessary to refer to specialists for further evaluation and treatment. We will provide referrals to physicians participating in your insurance plan after evaluating the clinical complaint. When a referral is required, we request at least 72 hours to process the request UNLESS OF COURSE IT IS AN EMERGENCY REFERRAL
KINGS COUNTY HOSPITAL CENTER