Why Do Patients Choose UBERDOC?

UBERDOC helps you get better, faster, by providing priority appointments with top board-certified doctors.

Priority Access

  • Skip the line with exclusive UBERDOC appointments
  • Next day or next day off, we’ve got you covered

Quality Care

  • All UBERDOCs are highly-trained, highly-qualified doctors
  • Get the convenience of a walk-in clinic with the expertise only a Board Certified specialist can provide

Fast + Easy

  • Schedule your appointment online 24/7 in just a few clicks
  • No more phone calls, no more waiting on hold

No Restrictions

  • See the doctor of your choice, not your insurance company’s
  • No insurance network or referral restrictions

Save Money

  • No referral restrictions means fewer appointments, fewer co-pays, and fewer bills
  • Booking through UBERDOC is typically less than you’d pay out-of-pocket with your insurance

No Surprises

  • One transparent and affordable price available only on UBERDOC
  • What you pay on UBERDOC is all you pay—no surprise bills

How Does UBERDOC Work?

UBERDOC is designed to help you get the care you need, when you need it, in just a few clicks.

1
Find Your UBERDOC
Choose from a wide variety of highly-qualified doctors near you. No insurance network or referral restrictions. See the doctor of your choice, not your insurance company’s choice.
2
Select a Day + Time
You don’t have to wait for the care you need. UBERDOCs reserve exclusive appointments for UBERDOC patients. Next day or next day off, we’ve got you covered.
3
Pay Online
Exclusive, affordable and transparent price paid online with your HSA, FSA or credit card.
UBERDOC FAQs
See Your UBERDOC
See your UBERDOC and get the high-quality care you need to be well. Leave the doctor’s office without fear of surprise bills.

Frequently Asked Questions

Every doctor is vetted and credentialed before joining UBERDOC. Doctors must be board certified and have an active medical license in the state they are providing services. Exceptions are made for Psychologists, Dentists and Optometrists as these specialties do not require board certifications.

Doctors choose their appointment fee based on specialty and geography. The average cost is $250. You pay $50 when your appointment is confirmed, and the remaining after the completion of the visit.

Included in your UBERDOC appointment is an initial consultation. Any subsequent care or treatment can be through insurance.

If you choose a doctor who is a Medicare provider, you may need to only pay $50 for you UBERDOC appointment. Please discuss with your doctor directly to see if you are eligible.

UBERDOC works outside insurance. Your UBERDOC appointment can be paid for with your HSA, FSA or major credit card. If the doctor is in your insurance network, any subsequent consults, lab tests, procedures and follow-up appointments can be paid for by insurance.

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Charles Shaffer, MD
The Weigh Station
In-Person Visits
Obesity Medicine
About Charles Shaffer, MD
Dr. Shaffer has been in the medical field for over 30 years with 20 of those dedicated to emergency care. Over the past decade Dr. Shaffer has become more and more interested in issues surrounding adult and childhood obesity. His understanding of this problem inspired him to develop a program for helping individuals overcome their eating disorders through education and counseling. He believes all patients can enjoy the fruits of their labor through discipline and dedication. Dr. Shaffer understands what it takes for each individual to become successful by providing a quality service in a comfortable environment.

*New data on the obesity rate in America was recently released from The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). The results are staggering: 67.6 million Americans were obese and 65.2 million overweight as of 2012. This has increased from just 32% of total population being obese in 2004.

At the Weigh Station, our medical staff is dedicated to helping America fight against obesity. Dr. Shaffer is a certified member of the (ASBP) American Society of Bariatric Physicians – a leading national professional organization providing physicians and other health professionals with education in the medical management of weight loss and related medical conditions.

The Weigh Station is a physician managed weight loss clinic and also specializes in general primary care.
Board Certifications
American Board of Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliations
Lewis Gale Montgomery
Locations
The Weigh Station
1600 Roanoke St
Suite D
Christiansburg, Virginia 24073
Get Directions
Christiansburg
1600 Roanoke St
Suite D
Christiansburg, Virginia 24073
Get Directions
Locations + Appointments
About Charles Shaffer, MD
Dr. Shaffer has been in the medical field for over 30 years with 20 of those dedicated to emergency care. Over the past decade Dr. Shaffer has become more and more interested in issues surrounding adult and childhood obesity. His understanding of this problem inspired him to develop a program for helping individuals overcome their eating disorders through education and counseling. He believes all patients can enjoy the fruits of their labor through discipline and dedication. Dr. Shaffer understands what it takes for each individual to become successful by providing a quality service in a comfortable environment.

*New data on the obesity rate in America was recently released from The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). The results are staggering: 67.6 million Americans were obese and 65.2 million overweight as of 2012. This has increased from just 32% of total population being obese in 2004.

At the Weigh Station, our medical staff is dedicated to helping America fight against obesity. Dr. Shaffer is a certified member of the (ASBP) American Society of Bariatric Physicians – a leading national professional organization providing physicians and other health professionals with education in the medical management of weight loss and related medical conditions.

The Weigh Station is a physician managed weight loss clinic and also specializes in general primary care.
Board Certifications
American Board of Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliations
Lewis Gale Montgomery
Locations
The Weigh Station
1600 Roanoke St
Suite D
Christiansburg, Virginia 24073
Get Directions
Christiansburg
1600 Roanoke St
Suite D
Christiansburg, Virginia 24073
Get Directions