New Patients

WHAT TO EXPECT ON YOUR FIRST VISIT FOR YOUR INJURY

  1. All new patient paper work is available online and can be filled out before coming in for your appointment. If you are unable to fill out paper work before your appointment, you can do so in the office. Please arrive 15 minutes early.
  2. While your wait is typically brief, please enjoy a cup of coffee or tea.
  3. When you are called back to an exam room, Bonnie, our medical assistant, will get vital signs (blood pressure, pulse, temp, height, weight).
  4. Dr. Walker will then ask you about your injury, perform a thorough examination and discuss your diagnosis and what the plan is for treatment.
  5. If you need X-rays, medications, physical therapy, or another type of referral, the Doctor will inform you at the time of your visit.
  6. On the Mend Occupational Medicine will arrange all necessary referrals, authorizations and paper work through your work comp insurance company for you.
  7. At the end of your visit you will check out at the front desk and receive 2 copies of the information about your diagnosis and treatment plan and schedule your next appointment.