How do I make an Appointment?
Simply call us at (727) 298-5254 during our working hours or you can request an appointment online using this form.
Do I need a referral to make an appointment?
Check with your insurance company to see if a referral is necessary.
What to bring for your initial consultation?
For your initial consultation, please do not forget to bring any x-rays or MRI imaging or any other studies performed by other doctors or emergency rooms.
For your initial consultation you will need to bring a referral letter from your physician if necessary.We would be happy to assist you with this process.
Here is check list for your initial consultation
- Driver’s License or a valid ID
- Insurance information
- Referral Letter (if required)
- Reports, X-rays, MRIs, CT scans etc. and any other relevant information
- Bring actual CD with images or printed images of all X-rays, MRIs, CT scans, etc.
- List of all of your medications (if any)
We encourage you to come to your initial consultation with a written list of questions to ensure you don’t forget to ask them when you are seeing the doctor.
Are my medical records kept private and confidential?
Your medical file is handled with the utmost respect for your privacy. Our staff is bound by strict confidentiality requirements as a condition of employment regarding your medical records. We will not release the contents of your medical file without your consent.
How long do I need time off work after the surgery?
The post-operative recovery period varies based on the particular surgery.Your surgeon will give you specific instructions to follow for a successful recovery.
How long before I can resume driving?
You should wait at least one week before driving after surgery. The effects of anaesthetic and surgery can affect judgment and reflexes during the first week following your surgery. Your surgeon will provide more specifics for your particular situation.
When can I resume exercise?
Your doctor will instruct you about post-treatment exercises – the type and the duration to be followed. You may be referred to a physical therapist to help with strengthening and range of motion exercises following surgery.
How do I contact after hours?
There will be a point of contact 24 hours a day for any concerns you may have. You will be provided with contact details following your treatment.