Insurance Information

Accepted Insurance Providers

Gardens Dermatology is contracted with a wide range of in-network insurance plans for our patients. All of our providers are covered under the insurance plans listed below. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the office at (561) 776-7041. It is also best to contact your insurance provider for plan details and information regarding in-network providers.

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Options
  • Blue Choice
  • Federal Employee
  • State Employee
  • Health Options (must be verified by an office staff member for eligibility)
  • Health Options Medicare Advantage
  • Standard PPO
  • United Health Care

Note: All BCBS out of state HMO plans require a referral before you are seen as a patient. If you have an out of state plan, it must have a suitcase pictured on the card, meaning that you are allowed to travel out of state while maintaining your insurance benefits.

  • Humana 
  • Humana Family
  • Humana EPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana Medicare HMO
  • Humana Medicare PPO
  • Aetna 
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO

Note: Aetna plans whose cards state "open access" or "Aetna choice" are also accepted. Referral information for your Aetna plan is typically detailed on the back of the card. Certain plans may state that a referral is required from your primary care provider before you are seen. Under the law, the dermatology field permits patients to be seen five times a year before a referral must be issued by your primary care provider. Unless specifically stated, you will not need a referral for your initial visit.

  • Cigna 
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Medicare (and secondaries like AARP, Bankers Life, and Mutual of Omaha)
  • Tricare
  • Avmed
  • Coventry
  • Great West

Insurance Companies Not Accepted

We are not currently contracted with the insurance companies listed below. These are only the major companies we do not participate with. If you have a question regarding your insurance plan, please contact the office for further information.

  • Florida Kid Care
  • Vista
  • GHI (this insurance is only acceptable as a secondary)
  • Florida Medicaid
  • AARP Primary Insurance under United Healthcare (Secure Horizons); if your card states "Plan 1" a referral is required for all visits.