Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm (closed for lunch from 12p – 1p)
When on call: Saturday 8:30am – 11am, Sunday mornings for Emergent visits
Please call to schedule appointments: (860) 871-2102
84 East, Exit 65. Take a Right at the light at the end of the exit ramp onto Route 30 (Hartford Tnpke). Go straight through one more light. We are on the left (after Cumberland Farms). Turn down Old Dobson Rd. to get to our parking lot.
84 West, Exit 65. Take a Left at the light at the end of the exit ramp onto Route 30 (Hartford Tnpke). We are on the Right after the YMCA. Turn down Old Dobson Rd. to get to our parking lot.
From 91 North:
91N to 84E, Exit 65. Take a Right at the light at the end of the exit ramp onto Route 30 (Hartford Tnpke). Go straight through one more light. We are on the left (after Cumberland Farms). Turn down Old Dobson Rd. to get to our parking lot.
From 91 South:
91S to Exit 35A (Exit for 291) to 84E. Take Exit 65 off of 84E. Take a Right at the light at the end of the exit ramp onto Route 30 (Hartford Tnpke). Go straight through one more light. We are on the left (after Cumberland Farms). Turn down Old Dobson Rd. to get to our parking lot.
From Rt. 83 Enfield, Somers, Ellington areas:
Follow Rt. 83 all the way to intersection of Rt. 83 and Union Street (7-11 will be on the left). Go straight through this light. Follow (West Rd.) until the end. At the stop sign, take a right onto Rt. 30 (Police station on the right) Go through 4 sets of traffic lights. We are the brick building on the right after the YMCA. Turn down Old Dobson Rd. to get to our parking lot.
Thinking About Becoming A New Patient?
Five reasons why we should be your caregiver:
- We offer same day appointments
- We participate with most insurance plans in our area
- We offer prompt pay discounts for patients who do not have insurance
- Your medical record is stored securely in electronic format
- Our providers are Board Certified in their specialty
We strongly encourage families to fully vaccinate according to the schedule recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Centers for Disease Control. Our office is currently not accepting new families who refuse the vaccines required for school or childcare attendance. Please call our office for questions.
Below are some healthcare resources and websites that may be helpful:
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Academy of Family Physicians Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
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Frequently Asked Questions
Can I pay my bill online?
Yes – you may pay your bill online utilizing the “Pay Bill” logo located at the top right of the Starling homepage. It is secure and easy to use. Please note: Online payments on the Starling bill pay can only be for services that occurred after Sept 7th. For services prior to this, a hard copy payment needs to be made to the Healthwise Vernon Pediatrics.
How do I get a copy of my medical records?
Please go to Manage Your Care and choose Patient Forms. You can then access: “Authorization to Obtain/Release Records.” Print and complete and mail to your provider’s office. Click here for the form.
I have a question regarding my bill?
Please contact a Customer Service Representative at 860-872-2289 and ask for Customer Service.
Can I request an appointment online?
At this point, online appointment requests is not currently available.
What forms should I bring with me to my appointment?
If you are a new patient to our practice, please go to Manage Your Care/Patient Forms and print and complete the following forms: 2018 HIPPA & Patient Registration; Authorization for Release of Records (if you need to request a transfer of records); Health Questionnaire.
If you are an established patient, please print and update the following forms: HIPPA &Patient Registration Form, as well as the Review of Medical Systems Symptoms Form.
What insurance plans do you participate with?
Starling participates with most major plans in our area as well as Medicare and Medicaid.
What hospitals are your providers affiliated with?
All of our physicians have privileges at ECHN – Manchester Memorial and Rockville General Hospital. In addition, our Pediatricians have privileges at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Our providers can also refer you to any hospital in our area for testing such as St. Francis or Hartford Hospitals or the University of Connecticut.
What is the difference between a Nurse Practitioner and a Physician Assistant?
Click here for details about the education and training for both Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants >>
Where is my health information stored?
All of our patient visits are recorded and stored securely via an Electronic Medical Health Record. This provides our physicians with better access to your record and improves the efficiency of appointment requests, prescription refills and registration. It provides our patients with convenient access to educational materials, newsletters and payment processing. Most prescription orders are sent directly to your pharmacy. This reduces the possibility of medical errors due to handwriting illegibility. Lab and x-ray results are expedited for our physicians review.
Starling protects medical information with a secure data exchange as required by HIPAA.
We are always here if you need us. Call (860) 871-2102.