Fees Frequently Asked Questions:
What are the fees for an acupuncture visit?
There is an intial consult cost, which includes the preliminary exam, review of records and initial treatments, the cost may range $250-350. Arya Animal Acupuncture is a mobile service only. Dr. Bhatt travels to your home to assess your pet(s) and provide services. Fees are dependent on the mileage Dr. Bhatt is traveling and also encompasses for her time during the appointment, as well as the specialized care she provides in communicating and educating following the appointment (via email, phone call, and social media posts) - Concierge Service.
I was referred by Dr. Taphorn. Is an initial consult still needed?
Yes, Dr. Bhatt will need to perform an evaluation of the history, medical records and physical exam before application of needles.
Can follow up visits differ in cost?
No. Acupuncture +/- electrical, moxa, spinal manipulation, aqua-acupuncture are all included with the recheck exam at each follow-up visit. Use of any homeopathic medications during the services is an additional fee, but will be discussed prior to use.
Are there any additional fees?
No. Chinese Herbals will be discussed and if decided upon, will be a documented sale with sales tax.
Are Acupuncture & Spinal Manipulation (Chiropractic) services covered by pet health insurance?
Yes! You must contact your insurance provider to confirm that they will cover any services for the current condition, and then confirm they cover acupuncture.
Will I receive an invoice at each visit?
Only if you request it or if herbs are being sold.
What are the forms of payment?
Check or cash are the primary forms of payment accepted. However, credit cards (Mastercard, Visa, Discover only) are accepted with an additional transaction fee of 3%.
Is Care Credit accepted?
Unfortunately not at this time.