Skip Ribbon Commands Skip to main content

Preparing for Your​ First Appointment

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic wa​nts to make your visit with us both easy and pleasant. To help serve you better, we recommend the following:

  • Please arrive 30 minutes early to complete any necessary paperwork.

  • Bring a form of identification and current copy of your medical insurance card.

  • Bring a list of all currently prescribed medications, with their strength and dosage.

  • For children, bring their current record of immunizations.

  • Before each appointment, write down any questions or concerns that you would like to discuss with your physician. It may help to make a list of your current health problems.

  • Tell the physician when your symptoms first started and what you have done to take care of the problem.

  • Some people find it helpful to bring someone along to remind them to ask questions or help them understand and remember the advice provided.

  • Always ask your doctor or nurse to explain anything you don’t understand.

  • Take notes. Writing down instructions will help you remember them after you leave.