Worker's Compensation Program

Valdosta Orthopedic Associate’sWorker staff realize the importance of prompt service and effective communication to efficiently serve injured workers. By providing a dedicated Work Comp Department available 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. until noon, we strive to meet the needs of our Worker’ Compensation patients in a timely manner.

SAME DAY OR NEXT DAY APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE

Worker's Compensation Program Services

  • Treatment of all musculoskeletal injuries, including fracture care, back pain and neck pain.
  • Treatment of cuts (minor suturing), abrasions, injection injuries and other workplace injuries.
  • X-rays, casting, splinting, injections and aspirations.
  • MRI testing.
  • Ongoing treatment and follow-up of non-surgical patients.
  • Outpatient surgery at our Ambulatory Surgery Center.
  • Referrals to physical therapy as appropriate.
  • Referrals to other specialists as appropriate.
  • Durable medical equipment dispensary program.
  • MMI and PIR granted as soon as physician can ascertain patient’s status.
  • Drug testing (post-injury) available if requested.

Schedule an Appointment for an Injured Worker

Simply call the Work Comp Department directly at (229) 247-2290 ext 1189 or download the Workers’ Compensation Authorization form here. Print the form, complete it and fax it to ( 229)-247-5926 or email questions to lynn.patrick@voa-online.com.

Worker's Compensation Department

Phone: (229) 247-2290 ext 1189

Fax: (229) 247-5926