Two weeks ago I began what is intended to be a multi-part series about cash-only and cash-friendly doctor’s offices. Here is Part III of the series, introducing two more medical practices on the East Coast that cater to self-pay patients.
Dr. Kordonowy, Fort Myers, Florida
Dr. Raymond Kordonowy’s practice in southwest Florida, Internal Medicine, Lipids & Wellness of Fort Myer, offers patients both a fee-for-service option where he is paid for each individual treatment or visit as well as an annual plan that includes a number of benefits. Here’s a bit of his bio from his web site:
Board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Clinical Lipidology, Dr. Kordonowy has been practicing medicine as a partner of Internal Medicine of Southwest Florida* in Fort Myers since 1993. Recognized as an outstanding physician by the American College of Physicians, Dr. Kordonowy earned his degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City, and completed his residency as Chief Resident at the Orlando Regional Hospital System.
…Dr. Kordonowy understands how best to treat his patients, ensuring that they get the highest quality care for competitive, market based prices. His practice, Internal Medicine of Southwest Florida, provides a full-fledged “medical home” model, with comprehensive labs, diagnostic equipment, and primary care all within one conveniently located office in Fort Myers, Florida. A firm believer in preventative care and a holistic approach to delivering healthcare, Dr. Kordonowy promotes a healthy lifestyle of longevity for each of his valued patients.
In keeping with his holistic approach to healthcare, Dr. Kordonowy has a certified dietitian available for consults, coaching, and strategies for helping his patients lose weight, gain cardiovascular health, and have more energy.
In addition to his Internal Medicine expertise, Dr. Kordonowy is a specialist in complex cholesterol disorders…
As you’d expect from a doctor that caters to self-pay patients, the pricing at Dr. Kordonowy’s office is pretty straightforward, with one oversight (more on that in a second). Here are his prices for a visit by a new patient: Continue reading