Residents of Buffalo, New York have the option of enrolling in any one of 118 affordable Individual health plans available to them. You can choose from 4 Individual insurance carriers operating in Buffalo. The companies that offer the widest variety of plans are Excellus, Independent Health, and Fidelis Care. There are 6 Bronze plans, 32 Silver plans, 32 Gold plans and 4 Plantium plans available in Buffalo.
You can enroll in one of the 15 Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) plan if you want if lower costs are most important and you don't mind using a Primary Care Physician (PCP). The least expensive Individual health plan that participates in Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) is the Fidelis Care, Catastrophic, ST, INN, Fidelis Care HBX Network, plan from Fidelis Care. The monthly cost of this plan is $157.64.
Health plans are available at lower cost to you if you are eligible for premium tax credit. Excellus has 15 plans that participates in Health Maintenance Organization(HMO) network and 0 Preferred Provider Organization(PPO) network plans, making them the carrier with the most plans available in Buffalo, New York.
In Buffalo, Independent Health is the insurance carrier with the largest network of practitioners with over 848 doctors to choose from. Golden Rule Insurance comes in second with over 830 and Excellus is third with over 253 doctors that accept Individual. Finding specialist care in Buffalo will be simple, since there are over 254 internal medicine specialists which take Individual, over 133 doctors that are a dentist, and over 119 pediatrics specialists.