Doctor's Appointment

Request an Appointment

  • Are you taking new patients?

  • Are there any female doctors at this location?

  • How much does an appointment cost without health coverage?

  • Does the doctor have any openings today?

  • Would I be able to see a doctor, on May 28th, for a physical?

  • I was wondering if I could bring my daughter/son in this morning?

  • Could I reschedule my appointment?  Something came up.

  • What about this afternoon?

Leaving a voice mail message at a doctors office

Hello this is (Name).  I’m calling about my son (Name).  He has been coughing for 3 days now and it is getting worse.  I would like to make an appointment with Doctor (Name).  Please call me back at 111-777-8888.  My number again is 111-777-8888.  Thank you.  

Walk-in Clinic

  • Is it possible to see a doctor today?

  • How long will the wait be?

  • How many patients are there before me?

Doctor

  • What seems to be the problem today?

  • How can I help you today?

  • What is bothering you?

  • What’s the matter?

Doctor

  • How long have you had the symptoms?

  • How long have you been sick?

  • How long has it been bothering you?

  • When did you first notice your problem?

Doctor

  • Do you have any other symptoms?

  • Does anything else hurt?

  • Is anything else bothering you?

  • Do you have insurance for medication?

Patient 

- I have a sore throat

- I have a severe headache.

- I have a rash on my leg.

- I can't eat or drink anything.

Patient

- It started 3 days ago.

- I have had the symptoms since Monday.

- For about a week.

- About 4 days.

Patient 

- Yes, I also have a headache.

- Yes, my back is sore.

- No, that is it.

- No, I don't.

Patient

  • What should I do to feel better quickly?

  • How long will it take for me to feel better?

  • Are there any side effects to this medication?

  • Can I continue to go to school/work?

  • Is this contagious?

  • I don't like to take medication are there any alternative treatments?

  • What is the cost of a doctor's note?

Specialist Appointment

Hello, I would like to make an appointment to have an ultrasound done.

  • Do you have an earlier date?

  • Do I need to do anything before my appointment?  (fast)

  • How long will the appointment take?

Checklist

  • Did you repeat back all the important information?  (date - time - location for the appointment)

  • Did you repeat back how to take the medication?

  • Did you thank the doctor for their assistance?

 

      Thank you for all your help. Have a great day.

 

      Thank you for your assistance. I really appreciate it.

 

      Thanks for everything. Enjoy the rest of the day.