ALL APPOINTMENTS NOW BEING DONE VIA VIDEO/TELEMEDICINE
Your First Visit
Dr. Burkhart treats many chronic digestive conditions. She has particular expertise in SIBO, Celiac disease, Gluten/wheat related disorders, IBS, food allergies and sensitivities, the Low FODMAP diet and Dysautonomia/POTS. She does however treat many other conditions. If, you have further questions regarding your condition, leave a message at the office (707) 927-5622 or email us at [email protected] and we will get back to you.
The initial appointment is 2 hours. During this time you will discuss your medical history/health concerns, diet, lifestyle, as well as sleep, community, social support system, habits etc. The goal of your first visit is for Dr Burkhart to get a comprehensive overview of you and your health concerns. Based on the visit she will make recommendations based on your needs and beliefs. For some patients this may include supplements, and complementary therapies. For others it may be more conventional approaches such as dietary and lifestyle guidelines and medications. Dr Burkhart is happy to provide options to fit your individual needs.
All patients must complete a New Patient Questionnaire prior to your initial visit. This provides Dr. Burkhart with the information necessary to understand your condition and how she can best help you.The new patient questionnaire will be sent electronically at the time of scheduling. You can also print or download it here
- *Please submit your health questionnaire electronically at least one week ahead of you appointment date. If you choose to complete a paper copy, use the link here or below. For a paper copy, you may mail it or drop it by the office at any time. There is a locked drop box at the door.
- *If we have not received your questionnaire prior to your appointment we will ask that you reschedule your appointment.
- *If you are attempting to get an appointment sooner than is currently available, please complete the questionnaire as soon as possible. Priority for cancellation spots is given to patients with a completed questionnaire.
Due to health privacy rules Dr. Burkhart is unable to receive questionnaires via email.
The initial consultation fee includes the 2 hour appt. and the time Dr. Burkhart spends on pre-appointment research and preparation. Since many of her patients have complicated medical histories, Dr. Burkhart likes to review all cases ahead of time. If questionnaires are not received prior to the initial appointment we will ask that you reschedule the appointment. The initial health questionnaire is very comprehensive. Submitting it ahead of your appointment date allows more time to discuss your unique situation with Dr. Burkhart during the actual visit.The questionnaire is located here.or at the link below..
She does not participate with any insurance plans and does not bill insurance directly but will gladly provide you with a completed form to send to your insurance company for possible reimbursement. Many insurance companies will provide at least partial reimbursement for the consultation and full coverage for any laboratory testing. Please check with your insurance provider to verify details.
Please remember this is a consult service, and that it is imperative for you to continue your treatment with a primary care physician for routine care and emergencies.
All appointments are currently being done virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. New patients must at this time, reside in either California or Hawaii, due to federal practice guidelines. Once she begins to see patients in the office again , or if regulations change prior, she will be able to see any new patient, regardless of state of residence.
Please call the office at (707) 927-5622 for fee schedule.
Payment is due at the time of service.
Dr Burkhart is located at 1100 Lincoln Ave, Suite 200, Napa, CA 94558. For your convenience, please refer to this map to our location.
Cancellations or Missed Appointments
If you are unable to make your appointment, we ask that you cancel your appointment at least 48 hours in advance. Please review our full cancellation policy here.
Lodging Near Office
To make your visit easier we are providing information on local lodging options, including a 100% gluten-free inn and lodging with kitchens. Please click here to view our recommendations.
Frequently Asked Questions
For other questions that you may not have had answered via our website, please visit our FAQ’s section. If your question still remains, please don’t hesitate to contact our office at (707) 927-5622.