We are proud to welcome you as a new patient of Columbia Orthopaedics. You can feel confident in knowing you are now in the care of one of the top doctors in the nation. Our reputation has helped the medical center remain ranked as a leader in Orthopaedics.
To ensure your first visit with us meets your expectations, we have provided a checklist of items to help you prepare. We have also provided all documents needed for you to complete at your convenience and bring with you on the day of your appointment. To access the forms page, please click here.
Please complete and sign. Please make sure you have included your referring physician and/or primary care physician(s) contact information, so we can coordinate your care. If you need assistance with completing any part of the enclosed forms, our staff will be happy to help you on the day of your appointment.
Medical History Form. Please complete and sign
Copies of relevant medical records including all surgical reports and test results
Radiological films and reports such as x-rays, MRI or CT scan, etc
Medications you are currently taking. (Please bring actual bottles or containers)
Payment Information: (Payment is due at the time of your visit)
Patient Payment Policy is enclosed for you to review and sign
Please bring your Insurance card(s)
Insurance referral if applicable - If you are on a managed care plan with which our doctor participates, please ensure that you obtain necessary referrals. Patients are responsible for payment in full if referrals are not received by the time of the visit.
Payment can be made using cash, check or credit card
Charges for ancillary testing such as laboratory, radiology and other tests may be billed to you separately
Please sign and return the Patient Acknowledgment of the Notice of Privacy Practices
*(If you have previously signed a notice of Privacy for any Columbia NYPH Provider you will not have to sign a new one)
We look forward to your visit and providing you with the care you deserve. We understand busy schedules, so if you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment please let us know 24 hours prior. This will allow us to reschedule at your convenience, and provide a patient on our waiting list with the same opportunity. Please call our office at (212) 305-4565.
Pre-Appointment Scheduling Department
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