Most people can't talk with their doctors online, because of regulatory and funding issues. iStockphoto.com hide caption toggle caption iStockphoto.com Shots - Health News Can Free Video Consults Make Parkinson's Care Better? March 13, 2013 Telemedicine sounds like a good idea, but state laws limit it, and insurers usually won't pay for that. Parkinson's specialist Ray Dorsey is determined to prove that it can work, one patient at a time. The latest lure: free 30-minute consults.