Frequently Asked Questions for New Patients

How do I know if the Sklar Center is right for me?

If you are looking to feel your best and want to reach optimal health, the Sklar Center is right for you. If you are ready to make a personal and financial commitment to solving your biggest health problems, the Sklar Center is right for you.

Will you be able to help me with my health problems?

We have answers to many problems that have been labeled as unsolvable. Our evaluation and assessment processes are the first steps toward knowing if we can help you. The Sklar Center Diagnostic Assessment contains questions that will help us understand your health problems and whether we have a solution for you.

Do you treat men as well as women?

Yes, we treat men and women. Dr Sklar is a restorative medicine expert who understands the hormonal and other health needs of men as well as women.

Whom do I contact to become a patient at the Sklar Center?

You will contact our New Patient Intake Coordinator at 888-635-9355 to begin the process of evaluation. The Coordinator will take you through the necessary steps including arranging an appointment, completing paperwork and answering your questions.

It is difficult for me to come into the office. Can I have phone appointments?

Yes, we communicate in a variety of ways for your convenience. We have in-office appointments, phone appointments, Skype appointments and secure e-mail for communication.

How much does it cost?

Our individual programs range in cost from $1,600 to $6,160 depending on the length and complexity of the program. Discounts are given if a combination of multiple programs is chosen.

Do you take insurance?

Click here to see our Payments and Insurance page.

What credit cards do you accept?

We accept all major credit cards.

Do you work with my other doctors?

The Sklar center Programs begin with an introductory letter to your other doctors in order to facilitate your best care. We want to coordinate with your other doctors so that you feel well taken care of. Too often patients are running back and forth coordinating their own care between their physicians.

Where are you located?

We are located at 5000 East Spring Street in Long Beach at the intersection of Spring Street and Clark Avenue. We share a business park with the Marriott Hotel, AAA, and Boeing. We are near the Long Beach Municipal Airport. There is plenty of parking at our facility. Click here for a Map and Directions.

What do I bring to my appointment?

Please bring your completed Diagnostic Assessment, Health Assessment, prior laboratory testing results and list of your medications and supplements.

Do my tests get done at the Sklar Center?

Most blood testing is drawn at the Sklar Center by our skilled phlebotomist. For those who live out of the area, testing is arranged at your local Patient Service Center. Blood samples are sent to our designated laboratories for processing. Take home kits are given for collection of saliva and stool samples.

I do not live in the area. Is there anything I can do?

Some Sklar Center patients live outside the Los Angeles area. Click here to see our Out of Town Patients page.