First Consultation

To make an appointment, please call at (532) 292-0744 or request an appointment thru info@esteistanbul.com

After scheduling an appointment, please complete the New Patient Health Questionnaire to provide information about your health history and the doctors treating you. Please e mail the form to us at least one week before your appointment. If you have any questions regarding the form, please call the clinic.
Your First Consultation and Appointment
Please plan to spend at least two hours for your first consultation. It would be better  bring a family member or friend to help take notes, carry your medical records and for moral support.

Before you come to your  appointment, please review your insurance benefits and contact your health insurance company, if needed. Each insurance plan has rules that must be followed to receive full benefits.

If your consultation is for a surgery consultation, please bring all surgical and procedure reports, including biopsy results. The whole records and recommendations will be reviewed with you and a plan will be developed for your care.

Health Insurance
Before you come to your appointment, please review your insurance benefits and contact your health insurance company, if needed. Each insurance plan has rules that must be followed to receive full benefits.

If you don’t have insurance or choose not to use your insurance, a $200 deposit will be requested when you check-in for your first consultation. This covers your first exam.

Fine Needle Aspiration — If you’re being evaluated for a breast lump, you may have a fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy. The biopsy processing and evalution may cost from $1,500 to $3,500.

Mammograms —  Your doctor may ask for a new mammogram and/or ultrasound. Charges for these reviews range from $400 to $1,500.

Same-day Procedures — If during your appointment, your doctor recommends that a procedure, such as a biopsy (vacuum biopsy ect), is performed that day, there will be an additional charge. If you aren’t covered by insurance, please discuss pricing in advance.

Medical Records
The review of your medical records is an important part of your evaluation. Please bring your medical records, including radiology films or discs.

Please bring the followings with you for your first consultation:

Please bring copies of all records relevant to your condition, including medical records from physicians who referred you as well as from your primary care physician, gynecologist, oncologist or surgeon.
Please bring pathology reports of any biopsy or test you’ve had. If you’re seeing a surgeon, please bring glass pathology slides.
Please bring radiology reports and scans from the past five years — including X-rays, original mammograms, breast ultrasound reports, MRI scans and other related films — and written reports that accompany them.
Please bring copy of your insurance cards.