News from the
American Academy
of Orthopedic Surgeons

Preparing for an Upcoming Appointment

We have compiled valuable information and knowledge base from reputed and
trusted sources to help you keep informed about your condition and suggested treatments.

  • All radiological studies (CT, MRI, X-ray) pertaining to your current medical problem
  • Prior medical records and consultations from other physicians
  • Complete list of the names and dosage of all the medications that you take
  • Medicare, Insurance card(s) and claim form(s), if applicable
  • Workers Compensation documents, if applicable