Below you will find answers to questions we frequently receive. Orthopedic patients at Tulsa Bone & Joint Associates in Tulsa, Oklahoma and surrounding areas find this information helpful. Should you need further assistance, please call us at (918) 392-1400 and we will happily answer your questions.
What are the hours of the Tulsa Bone & Joint office?
Our regular office hours are Monday – Friday, 8 am – 4:30 pm. Our Orthopedic Urgent Care Clinic is open from 11 am – 7:00 pm Monday through Friday and 8 am – noon on Saturday.
How do I make an appointment?
What information will the appointment scheduler need when I call?
Please have the following information ready when you call:
- Your Full Name
- Date of Birth
- Social Security Number
- Insurance Carrier (and please have your insurance card available)
- Telephone Number
- Description of Injury or Symptoms
How quickly can I get an appointment?
It will depend on the availability of the requested doctor and the severity of the injury. We attempt to accommodate all patients and try to schedule as soon as possible.
How long will my appointment last?
A new patient visit may last up to an hour. New patients: please arrive 30 minutes prior to scheduled appointment to complete your new patient paperwork. Follow-up visits: please arrive 15 minutes prior to scheduled appointment.
How do I get to the Tulsa Bone & Joint office?
Visit our Locations page for more information, including maps and directions to your preferred office.
Do you accept Medicare?
Yes, Tulsa Bone & Joint physicians are participating providers in the Medicare program.
Do you accept workers’ compensation cases?
Yes, Tulsa Bone & Joint has physicians who accept workers’ compensation cases.
We cover every aspect of orthopedic workers’ compensation cases, including diagnosis, status reporting, follow-up visits, and return to work.
What insurance do you accept?
Tulsa Bone & Joint is a preferred provider for most major insurance carriers. Please call our office at (918) 392-1400 to find out if we accept your insurance plan.
How do I get a refill of my medication?
Please call 918-392-1400 for prescription medication requests. Prescription requests are taken between 8 am – 3 pm, Monday – Thursday and between 8 am – noon pm on Friday. Requests phoned in after the above designated times may not be addressed until the next clinic day.
Please leave the following information when requesting a refill:
- Your name and telephone number where you can be reached
- Pharmacy name and telephone number
- Your date of birth
- Name of medication requested
- Allergies to medications
- Your doctor’s name
Where is surgery performed?
The decision on where to have your surgery will be made by your surgeon based on type of procedure, your personal health history, and other factors. Many outpatient surgeries will be done at the accredited ambulatory surgery center on our campus, Union Pines Surgery Center. Inpatient surgeries are done primarily within the St. John Health System.