Columbia Surgical Specialists gladly accepts and bills most insurance plans and are considered preferred providers for the following insurance carriers:

Entities that are contracted providers include:
Anesthesia Associates
InCyte Pathology
Quest Diagnostics
LabCorp
Inland Imaging

If you do not see your insurance listed above or if you have questions regarding your coverage, please contact your insurance carrier for clarification.
The physicians of Columbia Surgical Specialists are considered specialty providers. Some insurance plans require a referral or preauthorization for services preformed by a specialist. Please verify this with your insurance plan and have these requirements in place prior to your appointment.
Most insurance plans require patients to pay a portion of billed services through a co-payment. You will be asked to pay your co-payment at the time of service. A service charge of $10.00 may be assessed for unpaid co-payments.

You are entitled to consumer rights protecting against balance billing as referenced in Washington State HB 1630, sections 6 & 7. For consumer rights under the balance billing protection act, please click here.

You may contact the Office of the Insurance Commissioner with questions or concerns at:
www.insurance.wa.gov
1-800-562-6900
5000 Capitol Blvd SE, Olympia WA 98512

Uninsured Patients

Patients not covered by insurance should be prepared to pay a deposit of $150.00 at the time of service.
CSS provides uninsured patients with a cash discount option. Please contact Patient Account Services at (509) 789-5755 for details.