How do I arrange to see a doctor at Urologic
Specialists of New England?
Our doctors see patients
by appointment. To make an appointment, call 401-275-8110.
Your health plan
may require a referral
from your primary care physician to assure coverage of
your care by
one of our urologists.
What if I have an urgent problem and need
to see a doctor right away?
If you believe your problem is life-threatening,
call 9-1-1 or go to a hospital Emergency Room. If it is not
can call USNE and if one of our doctors is available, we will
try to fit you in. If that is not possible, you can go to an
What are your office hours?
Office hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday.
can I cancel or reschedule an appointment?
Please call to let us know at least 24 hours in advance if
you cannot keep a scheduled appointment so we can offer the
that has been reserved for you to another patient. If you are
late on the day of your appointment, please call to let us
know when you expect to arrive.
Do I need a referral to see a USNE
We do not require referrals, however some insurance plans will
not cover the costs of urology care unless the member has been
referred by a primary care physician. There may also be insurance
requirements for pre-authorization of surgical procedures.
Our office staff can advise you of the requirements of most
What insurance plans do you accept?
USNE participates in most major health plans serving the
Rhode Island area including Blue Cross, Medicare, United,
and many commercial plans. If we do not participate with your
health plan, we will require payment of our customary
fees and provide
you with a detailed receipt that you can use in filing a claim.
If your insurance plan requires payment of deductibles, coinsurance
or copayments, you will be responsible for those payments.
What should I bring to my appointment?
- Referral form (if your health plan requires it)
- Your insurance card(s) and a photo ID
- A list of all medications you are taking, including prescription,
over-the-counter and herbal supplements
- Relevant information about your medical and surgical history
- Any relevant X-ray films or other records you may have
- A written list of questions you want to ask the doctor, so
you won’t forget any
- Check or credit card for co-payment or deductible
How can I
get refills for my prescriptions?
The best way is to ask during your appointment. But if you
need refills between appointments, you can call 401-275-8110,
and leave a message including:
- Your name
-Date of birth
- Name of medication(s) you need refilled
- Your pharmacy and its phone number
- Phone number where we can reach you
Refills will be called to the pharmacy within 24 hours.
are you affiliated with?
USNE doctors are on staff at:
Roger Williams Medical Center
Landmark Medical Center
Our Lady of Fatima Hospital
Where can I get more information?
Useful information on urologic conditions is available at www.WebMD.com and www.UrologyChannel.com