Getting Started is Simple!

Step 1

Fill out your Health Questionnaire packet.

The Health Questionnaire packet is extremely important in the diagnosis and treatment plan that Dr. David J. Bilstrom and Bradly K.L. Brown, PA-C, will prepare for you.

Please mail or fax the completed Health Questionnaire packet to us once you have it filled out. If we DO NOT have your completed questionnaire in our office five days prior to your appointment, we will call to reschedule your appointment.

Download Health Questionaire

Step 2

Practice Policies for Patients

Information about Bingham Memorial’s International Autoimmune Institute and Center for Functional Medicine is available through our website at {new landing page link here}.

Medical Records can only be released with your authorization. You are responsible for obtaining previous medical records from other physicians or health care providers who are not affiliated with Bingham Memorial. Please contact your physician or other health care providers to obtain these records. Your records should be express mailed to the following address:

Bingham Memorial’s International Autoimmune Institute and Center for Functional Medicine
326 Poplar Street
Blackfoot, Idaho 83221

Initial Visits

Many of the tests require a 10-hour fast. You can and should drink water during this fast and take all prescription medication. Costs of all testing will be reviewed with you by our staff after your medical consultation before labs are drawn. You will receive all final lab results and be guided through their interpretation at your follow-up visits.

Confirmation and Cancellation of Appointments

If you must cancel or re-schedule your appointment, please contact us at least three days prior to your appointment at (208) 782-2444.

Step 3

Arriving for Your Appointment

Please make sure to arrive 15 to 30 minutes early to your appointment to make sure we have all needed information. Make sure to bring your insurance cards and a driver’s license with you so we can scan them.

Our address is 326 Poplar Street, Blackfoot, Idaho 83221.

Our office hours are:

  • Monday: 8 am to 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 8 am to 4 pm
  • Wednesday and Thursday: 9 am to 5 pm
  • Friday: 8 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Phone: (208) 782-2444

Fax: (208) 785-3115


Step 4

What to Expect at Your Appointment

Office Check-In

  • Please arrive 15 to 30 minutes prior to your appointment time.
  • Update personal information and sign consent forms.
  • Meet nurse to have vital signs taken.

1st Appointment

60-minute appointment

Detailed review of history

Physical examination performed

Lab work & food tests ordered

Begin development of initial treatment plan

2nd Appointment – 6 Weeks Later

60-minute appointment

Review improvements made so far

Review together all lab results

Complete initial treatment plan

3rd Appointment – 4 Months after 2nd Appt.

60-minute appointment

Review improvements made so far

Review together all new and follow-up lab results

Modify treatment plan as needed

Final lab results

*follow-up labs to be completed 4 weeks before this appointment*

4th appointment

*Timing of follow-up visit and follow-up labs individualized based on what has occurred during 3rd appointment.

Step 5

Insurance Information

As part of your appointment, you may see our health and wellness counselor. As a courtesy, we will contact your insurance for prior authorization before the visit you have scheduled with our counselor. Please provide your insurance information and a copy of your card within 10 days of receiving this email.

Name of Insurance: ____________________________________________________

Policy #: _______________________________ Group #: ______________________

Address of Insurance Company: __________________________________________

Phone number of Insurance Company: _____________________________________

Fax: (208) 785-3115

Mail: 326 Poplar Street, Blackfoot, Idaho 83221

Step 6

Prescription Refills

It may take up to 24 business hours to process a prescription refill. Please plan ahead to avoid any interruptions in your medications. Prescription refills can be faxed to our office at (208) 782-2444 by your pharmacy.

Once again, thank you very much for scheduling an appointment with us. We look forward to meeting with you and helping to return you to an optimal state of health.

If you have any questions or require additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Yours sincerely,

The Friendly Team at Bingham Memorial International Autoimmune Institute and Center for Functional Medicine

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