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New Patient Information
If you are visiting us for the first time as a patient, you may print out and fill out the downloadable pdf forms and bring the completed forms with you to your first appointment. If you are unable to do this before your first visit, we will provide these same forms for you to complete at our office.

Patient Information PDF
Privacy Notice PDF
Financial Policy

Welcome to the Patient Resource Center. We have tried to answer the most commonly asked questions here. If you have other questions, please call our office at 350-0362.

Office Hours:
Monday through Thursday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday – 8 a.m. to noon

Our physicians share evening and weekend call on a rotating schedule so please direct all emergency, after-hours calls to our office and our answering service will forward messages concerning your needs to the physician on call.

Scheduling Your Appointment
To schedule an appointment with our physicians, please call our office at 256-350-0362.

MRI Scheduling
Monday through Thursday – 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday – 7 a.m. to noon
Other times as needed.

Physical Therapy
Monday through Friday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Patient Education
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Confidentiality of Your Medical Records
All medical records and any information given to our staff will remain confidential. No information will be released unless written authorization from you is received.

Insurance Claims
Decatur Orthopaedic Clinic accepts:

  • Medicare
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • United HealthCare
  • Many other PPOs, including Aetna, Namci, PHCS
  • Worker's Compensation