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Workers’ Compensation

If you’ve been injured on the job, it is important to receive prompt care before your condition worsens. The Center for Bone & Joint Surgery of the Palm Beaches is the only place you’ll need to go for muscle or bone injuries.

We are a leader in diagnosing and treating work-related injuries. Our board-certified physicians understand the Florida workers’ compensation system, and our treatment plans focus on the injured employee to obtain maximum medical improvement (MMI) as quickly as possible.

Our workers’ compensation program features:

  • Instant response to referring physicians
  • Prompt evaluation and treatment of work-related injuries
  • Timely work status reports
  • Concise exam notes and credible reports generated quickly after the exam
  • Effective communication with employers, adjusters, and case managers
  • Complete rehabilitation programs on-site

Independent Medical Examination

The board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons at The Center for Bone & Joint Surgery of the Palm Beaches provide an independent medical examination (IME), an evaluation to determine your return to work status.

We can offer this service because our orthopedic surgeons are subspecialty trained in a variety of areas, including hand and upper extremity conditions, neck and back injuries, and hip and knee injuries, and foot and ankle care. Our orthopedic specialists will provide your case manager with the documentation that you need when you are ready to return to work.

Second Opinions

Our experienced doctors can provide a comprehensive second opinion for workers’ compensation cases.

Evaluations and Treatments

With South Florida's most advanced equipment at their fingertips, our physicians diagnose and treat work-related injuries with a full understanding of the unique nature of workers’ compensation cases. Our exam notes are concise and our reports credible and reliable, and our treatment plans focus on achieving maximum medical improvement (MMI) as quickly as possible.

Our Fast Track Team

At The Center for Bone & Joint Surgery of the Palm Beaches, we know how valuable your time is. Our Fast Track team is here to help you expedite the process for workers’ compensation evaluations and treatment options, final narratives, independent medical examinations, and second opinions. The Fast Track team also speeds up the paperwork process by helping you schedule appointments, receive records, and get confirmation for attorneys and for workers’ comp claims.

For more information or to take advantage of our Fast Track team's services, contact us at (561) 803-8623. The Fast Track fax number is (561) 204-2042.

Call (561) 798-6600 to schedule your workers’ compensation examination, independent medical examination, or second opinion evaluation at The Center for Bone & Joint Surgery of the Palm Beaches, serving the residents of Palm Beach County, Martin County, and St. Lucie County, Florida.

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