We will submit medical claims to your insurance company on your behalf. If you need to update your insurance information or you have questions about a billing statement you have received, please contact our billing office directly at (866) 724-6658.

If you have a HMO plan, be certain to have a referral from your primary care physician. We accept the following insurance plans:

Aetna
BCBS
BCBS Alliance
Cigna
First Health
GHP
Great West
Health Alliance
Healthlink
Humana
Illinois Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare CompleteMedicare Railroad
Mercy
Multiplan
PHCS
SIHCA
Sterling Health
Tricare
UHC
Essence
Secure Horizons
Workers Compensation

Payment Policy:
To assist in containing medical costs, please remember:

  • Co-payments are due at the time of service. If you do not have your co-payment at the time of service, your appointment will be rescheduled.
  • The Center for Advanced Orthopedics accepts, cash, check, Visa, MasterCard and Discover.
  • Monthly payments can be arranged. Please contact our billing office at 866-724-6658 for payment arrangement inquiries.

Workmen’s Compensation: 
If you are injured at work, or you are making a claim under Worker’s Compensation, state law requires written authorization from your employer or worker’s compensation insurance carrier prior to treatment. If prior authorization is not received, your appointment will be rescheduled.


Disability Forms:
Disability, FMLA or Insurance forms that need to be completed by our staff or physicians will be completed within 48 hours of your appointment or from the time you drop them off at our office. There is a $10 charge per form for these documents.