Orthopedic Telemedicine

Telemedicine allows our orthopedic providers to deliver more personalized, quality, orthopedic care to patients in the comfort of their own homes. It’s safe, convenient, and affordable. It is a great option if you are unable to be treated in person at our office or our walk-in Anytime Ortho Orthopedic Urgent Care

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What orthopedic conditions can be seen with Telemedicine?

Initial evaluation of new injuries or persistent muscle, tendon, bone or joint pain.

  • Surgical Consultations
  • Second Opinion Consultations with review of medical records
  • Platelet Rich Plasma or Stem Cell consultations
  • Review or Order of Diagnostic tests such as MRI, EMG, Blood work
  • Follow up evaluation to review progress of current treatment
  • Injection consultation
  • Renew Physical/Occupational therapy referrals
  • Non-narcotic prescription refills
  • Postoperative Evaluations

What equipment is required with Telemedicine?

A mobile device or computer with an internet connection is required. The mobile device or computer will need a camera and microphone for your consultation with our orthopedic specialists.

What is a Telemedicine appointment like?

The Central Florida Bone and Joint Institute team is excited to offer Telemedicine to our patients. We will make your appointment as stress free as possible. Just as if you were in the office, a member of our scheduling team will call you, confirm your insurance information, and walk you through the check-in process. We will obtain your permission to treat you via telemedicine. Next, one of our clinical team members will perform an initial assessment and make sure your IT equipment is connected to our telemedicine service provider. Once you are connected, you will begin your visit with the same top-rated orthopedic providers that you would normally see in any of our orthopedic office locations in Orange City and Lake Mary.

Do I have to be an established patient to have a Telemedicine appointment?

No. Telemedicine appointments are available for all new patient evaluations anywhere in Florida.

Will insurance cover telemedicine?

Most insurance companies recognize and cover telemedicine services. Before you schedule an appointment, call the number on the back of your insurance card to find out if your specific policy covers telemedicine service. If there are any questions, our referral and scheduling coordinators will be happy to assists. Please call (386) 775-2012 for more information.

If I have insurance, do I still have to pay a convenience fee?

If there is a fee for the convenience of a telemedicine visit according to your insurance plan, this will be collected before your visit. After your visit, this practice will submit a claim to your insurance company just as we do when you visit the office.

Do you offer a self-pay fee for telemedicine?

Yes. Our self-pay consultation fee is $75 for a new patient and $50 for an established patient. For self-pay patients, if the appointment results in an in-person visit or surgery, the amount paid will be applied toward any costs incurred for the in-person visit or surgery.

Call (386) 775-2012 to schedule a telemedicine appointment
or fill out the online appointment request below.