Preparing for Your Visit
We are proud to welcome you as a patient of Columbia Orthopedics where you can feel confident knowing you are in the care of the top doctors in the nation. We look forward to your visit and providing you with the care you deserve.
To ensure your appointment with us will be a speedy and pleasant one, please bring the following with you to your first visit:
- Your completed new patient paperwork
- All relevant medical records, including surgical reports and test results
- Copies of radiological reports (X-rays) on compact discs (CDs) or films
- Any medications you are now taking, including over-the-counter drugs and herbal supplements (Please bring the actual bottles or containers)
- Your health insurance card(s)
- A valid Driver’s License, state-issued ID card, passport, or other form of identification
- An insurance referral (if required by your insurance carrier)
- A list of questions about your health condition and treatment options
- If you need assistance with completing any of the forms, our staff will be happy to help you and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-305-4565.
We look forward to your visit.
Canceling or Rescheduling Appointments
If you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment, please let us know at least 24 hours in advance via the Patient Portal or by calling 212-305-4565.
Sign Up for the Patient Portal
myColumbiaDoctors is an online system that will send you electronic reminders and updates about upcoming appointments and treatments. Using the portal, you can cancel or reschedule appointments, view test results, request prescription refills, and modify your personal information.
We encourage you to request access to myColumbiaDoctors at your next office visit.