Does Southwest WomanCare OBGYN validate parking?
We validate parking. Please ask for a parking pass at check out.
How early should I arrive at my appointment?
For new patients, we encourage you to arrive 30 minutes in advance to fill out any required paperwork. If you’ve already filled out the forms through the Patient Portal, you may arrive about 15 minutes before your appointment. Existing patients may arrive 15 minutes prior to your visits.
What should I bring to my appointment?
Please bring a proof of ID and insurance card information when you come to our office for your appointment.
What if I need assistance after hours?
If you need assistance after hours, please call our office number at 832-649-4273 and our physician on call will contact you shortly.
How do I refill a medication?
The best way to request a medication refill is through the Patient Portal. In addition, you can contact us during office hours for a medication refill. To ensure that you receive your medication in a timely fashion and to decrease unwanted anxiety, we ask that you not delay refill requests until the last minute. Please allow our office 48 hours to process your prescription.
When will I receive my results?
Results will be updated through the Patient Portal. Patients will receive email notifications when their results are ready. Our Patient Portal allows convenient and quick communication between you and our office. We encourage all patients to sign up for the Portal. If you do not have a Patient Portal account, results will be notified by phone.
How do I obtain a copy of my medical records?
If you need to obtain a copy of your medical records, please sign a medical record release form at the office. It will take approximately 7 business days for your records to be copied.
What should I know about Medical Leave?
FMLA Paperwork: The standard medically-indicated leave is 6 weeks for a vaginal delivery and 8 weeks for a cesarean delivery. Please obtain the necessary paperwork from your Human Resources department to submit to our office. The cost for completion of the paperwork is $25. We make every attempt to have it completed within 2 weeks.