ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- An app aimed to help St. Louis residents and visitors alike effortlessly access doctor offices launched on Monday.
ZocDoc is a free service that allows patients to find a doctor nearby who accepts their insurance, view the doctor’s real-time availability and instantly book an appointment online. The typical patient who registers for an appointment through the app can usually expect an appointment within 24 to 72 hours.
At present, patients can use ZocDoc to book appointments with participating St. Louis primary care doctors, obstetrician-gynecologists, dentists, and eye doctors. Other specialists, including dermatologists, ear, nose, and throat doctors, and many more will soon be added to the service.
To get the app, you can visit the ZocDoc website or search ZocDoc in your phone’s app store.