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Oakland Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Institute, 30575 Woodward Avenue, Royal Oak, MI, 48073 Phone: (248) 280-8561

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Oakland Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Institute
Frequently Asked Questions

 
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Why should I come to Oakland Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Institute?

Is Oakland Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Institute (OOPTI) associated with Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons, PLLC?

Are office records from Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons available to your physical therapist?

Do we call to verify patient insurance?

Do you call my insurance to verify coverage for physical therapy visits?

How much will I owe after my insurance pays?

What is the cancellation policy?

Can I continue to work out at OOPTI after I have been discharged?

Can I extend the duration of my physical therapy if I cancel a visit?

Can I come to OOPTI with a prescription from a doctor who is not a member of Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons?

What should I wear to my first physical therapy visit?

How long will each therapy visit last?

Will you contact my doctor if I need more therapy than originally prescribed?

Do I need a prescription to start physical therapy?

Can OOPTI contact my surgeon to discuss my progress?

Who will be treating me at each visit?

How much physical therapy will I need?

 
 

Why should I come to Oakland Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Institute?

 

Oakland Orthopaedics PT is part of the complete musculoskeletal care offered by Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons, PLLC (www.OaklandOrtho.com) . We specialize in the pre-operative and post-surgical care of patients. Our surgical rehabilitation programs were designed in conjunction with your surgeon at Oakland Orthopaedics. Our therapists are able to communicate easily with your surgeon to enhance your unique rehabilitation program.

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Is Oakland Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Institute (OOPTI) associated with Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons, PLLC?

 

OOPTI is the rehabilitation service of Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons, PLLC (OOS) . Pre and post surgery programs have been designed by our physical therapists in coordination with your surgeon at OOS. Because we are part of Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons, you can be confident that you are getting the physical therapy recommended by your surgeon.

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Are office records from Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons available to your physical therapist?

 

As a treating health care provider, your therapist has access to your surgeon's records through our electronic medical record system.

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Do we call to verify patient insurance?

 

Yes. We will do whatever possible to enhance your physical therapy experience.

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Do you call my insurance to verify coverage for physical therapy visits?

 

We will call your insurance to verify coverage.

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How much will I owe after my insurance pays?

 

You will be responsible for all co-pays and deductibles.

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What is the cancellation policy?

 

We appreciate a phone call if you are not able to attend your physical therapy visit. Missing appointments will delay or impair your functional recovery, but we realize cancellations are sometimes unavoidable.

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Can I continue to work out at OOPTI after I have been discharged?

 

We currently have no arrangements for continued work outs after your PT is completed.

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Can I extend the duration of my physical therapy if I cancel a visit?

 

We will reschedule the missed visits if medically indicated.

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Can I come to OOPTI with a prescription from a doctor who is not a member of Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons?

 

We accept a limited number of outside referrals depending on your insurance coverage. Please call and ask.

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What should I wear to my first physical therapy visit?

 

Wear or bring comfortable exercise type clothing that will allow the therapist to evaluate the area of concern.

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How long will each therapy visit last?

 

The first visit involves a comprehensive evaluation by the physical therapist and takes about 60 minutes. Follow up visits take 30 to 45 minutes.

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Will you contact my doctor if I need more therapy than originally prescribed?

 

Yes. We are easily able to contact and coordinate your care with your surgeon.

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Do I need a prescription to start physical therapy?

 

Yes. You will need a current prescription from your doctor.

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Can OOPTI contact my surgeon to discuss my progress?

 

Yes. As part of Oakland Orthopaedic Surgeons, PLLC we can easily contact your surgeon.

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Who will be treating me at each visit?

 

Your first comprehensive evaluation will be done by one of our highly trained physical therapists. Subsequent visits will be directed by the physical therapist in conjunction with a physical therapy assistant.

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How much physical therapy will I need?

 

Your program will be very specific to your needs, based on consultation with your surgeon and physical therapist. All patients are re-evaluated every 30 days to determine the duration of treatment.

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