New Patients

Gastroenterologist in Duluth, MN

Patient Forms, Map and Directions

Planning your first visit to Northland Gastroenterology? On this page, you'll find the information you need to get started, such as a map and directions. To save you time, we've also included our new patient forms, which you can print out and complete prior to visiting our office.

Mission Statement

Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in gastroenterology.

To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:

  • Listen to those we are privileged to serve.
  • Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession and community.
  • Exceed your expectations.
  • Ensure a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
  • Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.

Patient Forms

For your convenience, our patient forms are located below. Please download, print and complete the following forms so we can expedite your first visit:

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Insurance and Billing

Check with your insurance carrier prior to your visit to make sure that Northland Gastroenterology PA is part of your network. Your health insurance is a valuable asset; you should know and understand completely the terms of your contract. Because of the number of insurance companies and plans available, we cannot keep track of individual plan definitions and requirements (pre-authorizations, pre-certifications, co-pays, waiting periods, and so on). The more you know about your own plan, the greater the benefit you can enjoy. If you have questions about your insurance coverage or the services that are covered, contact your insurance company directly. Their customer service department will be happy to answer any questions you might have. The number should be listed on your insurance card.

  • Bring your insurance card and government issued photo ID to every visit.
  • Co-payments are due the day of your visit.

If you do not have insurance, call our business office to arrange payment. You are responsible for your bill, whether or not you have insurance.  You will be asked to make some type of payment if there is an insurance delay. Overpayments will be refunded as quickly as possible.

Accepted Insurance Carriers

  • Aetna
  • Araz/America’s PPO
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Comprehensive Care Services
  • Epic/WPS
  • GroupHealth Cooperative-Eau Claire
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana   
  • Indian Health Services
  • Itasca Medical Care
  • Medica      
  • SelectCare/LaborCare      
  • Medical Assistance (Minnesota and Wisconsin)
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan Network      
  • PreferredOne      
  • Railroad Medicare      
  • SecurityHealth      
  • Tricare      
  • UCare      
  • UMR      
  • Unicare      
  • UnitedHealthcare (EXCEPT Wisconsin PMAP)      
  • WEA Insurance Co.
 

Claim filing

As a courtesy, we will file your claim to your primary insurance company for you. We also submit claims to secondary insurances.

Payment Options

  • We accept Visa and Mastercard.
  • If you have any questions about your bill or need to make arrangements for payment, please contact our business office at 218-724-3411.

What To Expect

Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that the doctor has all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It will also help alleviate any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling prior to your first appointment. Educate yourself on your symptoms by reviewing the content on this website. Also, take some time to review our staff page and familiarize yourself with the doctors. We look forward to your first visit.

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