Insurances Accepted & Billing

At Houston Thyroid and Endocrine, we have competitive cash rates for our uninsured patients and out-of-network patients. The patient is responsible for knowing what is covered as a copay or deductible and ensuring proper insurance coverage.


List of Insurances for which we are In-Network

We are not contracted with MyBlueHealth, which begins with alpha prefix: T2G in the member ID number.

Insurance Contracts are always changing, if you have any questions, please contact the office for specific instances.

Aetna^^ (no "QHP" marketplace plans)

American life Insurance company

Assurant Health

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO

Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-(Referral through insurance needed)



Community Health Choice (Marketplace only)^

Devoted Healthcare

Friday Health Plans


Great West- Cigna

Group & Pension Administrators

HealthCare Highways

Humana (no Humana Gold HMO plans)

Interplan Health Group

Medcorp Southwest


Methodist hospital system employees

MHMD (Memorial Hermann plans)

Oscar Health


Private Healthcare Systems PPO

Provider Select

Texas True Choice

Tricare Standard (not Prime)


United Healthcare ^^^(no "QHP" marketplace plans, no charter plans )

Walmart Memorial Hermann Accountable Care Plan

As of 4/21/2017 we no longer accept BCBS HMO Blue Advantage.

If you would like to be a patient of our practice but do not have medical insurance we have reasonable rates which you can request via phone. If we do not participate with your insurance carrier our charges will apply as out-of-network coverage.

*** We are not enrolled with Medicaid and therefore cannot see any ADULT medicaid patients.

^By law we cannot accept Adult patients that have Medicaid as a primary or secondary insurance.

^^ We are in-network with all Aetna products except for those with the mark "QHP" (Marketplace/Health Exchange/Obamacare) on the insurance card

^^^ We are in-network with all United products except for those obtained via Marketplace/Health Exchange/Obamacare

&& We are not enrolled with BCBS HealthSelect of Texas (Group number 038000), and we do accept BCBS Blue Advantage

Updated 11-6-2018