MSK (Musculoskeletal) and Sports Injuries Clinic Patient Information

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We are pleased to provide you with important information about our Musculoskeletal Clinic. This information sheet will help you understand the services we offer and provide guidance on what to expect during your visit. If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our clinic.

Purpose of the Musculoskeletal/Sports injuries Clinic:

Our Musculoskeletal Clinic specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system. This includes disorders and injuries related to bones, joints, ligaments, and tendons. Our healthcare professionals provide comprehensive care to improve your musculoskeletal health and enhance your quality of life.

Clinic Services:

Our Musculoskeletal Clinic offers a wide range of services, including:

– Evaluation and diagnosis of musculoskeletal conditions and injuries.

– In office diagnostic ultrasound to help Diagnose the underlying cause of your symptoms.

– Treatment planning and management, tailored to your specific needs.

– Non-surgical interventions such as physical therapy, exercise prescription, and medication management.

– Injections for joint, bursa, and tendon conditions.

– Casting, bracing, and orthotic services.

– Referral and coordination of care with other specialists, if necessary.

– Education and support to empower you in managing your musculoskeletal health.

Appointment Process:

a. Scheduling: To schedule an appointment, please contact our clinic using the provided contact information. Our staff will assist you in finding a suitable appointment time.

Initial Evaluation and Treatment:

b. Initial appointment: During your initial visit to our Musculoskeletal Clinic, a healthcare provider specializing in musculoskeletal disorders will:

– Review your medical history and any relevant imaging or test results.

– Conduct a comprehensive physical examination to assess your condition.

– Perform a diagnostic Point of care (POCUS) ultrasound.

– Discuss your symptoms, concerns, and goals.

– Develop an individualized treatment plan based on your specific needs.

c. Follow-up Care and Monitoring:

Following your initial evaluation, you may require periodic follow-up appointments to assess your progress, adjust treatment plans, and provide ongoing care. The frequency of follow-up visits will be determined based on your condition and treatment requirements.

Fees and Insurance:

As a private clinic, our services are not fully covered by Medicare.

Our fees will be discussed with you during the appointment scheduling process, and payment will be expected at the time of service. We accept various payment methods and can provide you with a detailed invoice for reimbursement, if applicable.

Patient Rights and Responsibilities:

As a patient, you have certain rights and responsibilities. These include, but are not limited to:

– The right to receive respectful, compassionate, and quality care.

– The responsibility to provide accurate and complete information about your medical history and current symptoms.

– The responsibility to actively participate in your treatment plan and adhere to the recommendations provided by your healthcare provider.

– The right to ask questions, seek clarification, and actively participate in decisions regarding your care.

We hope this information provides you with a better understanding of our Musculoskeletal/Sports injury Clinic and the services we offer. We are committed to providing you with the highest level of care to improve your musculoskeletal health. Please contact MGP if you have any further questions or needs.

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