1010 Prince Avenue Suite 115 South Athens, GA 30606
1010 Prince Ave. Athens

Prescription Refills – Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic

Effective January 1, 2017, we will no longer fill non-narcotic prescriptions from patients directly.  If you are in need of a prescription refill, please contact your pharmacist to initiate that request.   The pharmacy will fax a refill request to our nurse’s refill fax line – 706.549.4795.  These requests are filled within a few hours.

If you are in need of a prescription refill, please contact your pharmacist to initiate that request.  Effective January 1, 2017, we will no longer fill non-narcotic prescriptions from patients directly.  The pharmacy will fax a refill request to our nurse’s refill fax line – 706.549.4795. These requests are filled within a few hours.

If you would like to request a refill on a narcotic which requires a written prescription that must be picked up in our clinic, please contact our Nurse Triage Line 706-395-1027, and leave your name, DOB, phone number and medication to be filled on this voice mail.  Please note all prescriptions will be handled within 24 – 48 hours.  Someone from our office will contact you when your narcotic prescription is ready for pick up.  Note: repeat phone calls only delay the process.

 

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Office Hours and Appointments

The office hours of Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic are Monday through Thursday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  Our Friday hours are 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  All patient visits are scheduled by appointment only. Each of our physicians are limited to their time in the Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic due to their scheduled surgery days.

5-1315324618_Reception largerThe office hours of Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic are Monday through Thursday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  Our Friday hours are 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.  All patient visits are scheduled by appointment only.

Each of our physicians are limited to their time in the Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic due to their scheduled surgery days.  Our goal is to accommodate the patient’s appointment request as quickly as possible.  If there are any medical concerns that need to be addressed prior to the next scheduled appointment, please contact our office, and our front desk will direct you to one of our nurses.

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Consultations – Orthopedic Surgery

Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic will mail each new patient a package of paperwork containing all registration forms necessary for our office.  Please complete these documents and bring them with you to your first appointment.  Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment time in order to complete your registration process.  If time did not

Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic will email each new patient a package of paperwork containing all registration forms necessary for our office.  Please complete these documents and bring them with you to your first appointment.  Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment time in order to complete your registration process.  If time did not permit you to receive a new patient package, please click here to print the forms.  Otherwise, please arrive 30 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment, in order to complete the registration process.  If you would like your forms emailed to you, please email phone@athensboneandjoint.com.

Please bring all medical records relating to your medical condition, including X-rays, MRI, CT Scans, and current medications that you are currently taking.

If your insurance plan requires any prior approval or referral, please contact your Primary Care Physician or your health insurance company to obtain the necessary approval for full coverage.

If you have any personal changes within regards to address, phone numbers, health changes, please inform our front desk employees at your arrival.

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Telephone Calls – Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic

Phone calls that are received in our office before 3:00 pm will be returned on the same business day.  Any phone calls after 3:00 pm will be returned the following business day.  However, if your condition is urgent and requires immediate attention, please inform the receptionist, and she will have your call answered immediately.

Phone calls that are received in our office before 3:00 pm will be returned on the same business day.  Any phone calls after 3:00 pm will be returned the following business day.  However, if your condition is urgent and requires immediate attention, please inform the receptionist, and she will have your call answered immediately.

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After Hours Emergency Care – ABJ Orthopedic Clinic

If you have a medical emergency after 5:00 pm, please contact 706.583.9000 and the answering service will page the on call orthopedic surgeon.  Your call will be returned in a timely manner and assist you in answering all your medical questions or needs.  If you have emailed our office, please note that the email processing

If you have a medical emergency after 5:00 pm, please contact 706.583.9000 and the answering service will page the on call orthopedic surgeon.  Your call will be returned in a timely manner and assist you in answering all your medical questions or needs.  If you have emailed our office, please note that the email processing time can be up to 48 hours.

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Forms/Medical Records Request – Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic

Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic is able to complete all orthopedic surgery related forms (orthopedic surgery disability, leave of absence forms, worker’s compensation), but there is a small fee for the completion of these documents. It can take our office up to 10 days to have all forms or records ready for pick up.


Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic is able to complete all orthopedic surgery related forms (orthopedic surgery disability, leave of absence forms, worker’s compensation), but there is a small fee for the completion of these documents.  It can take our office up to 10 days to have all forms or records ready for pick up.  If you need our office to forward your medical records on to another provider, Athens Bone and Joint will need a signed request on file.  Please contact our Forms Department for this request at the number or email address below.

Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic’s Forms Department, 706-395-1678 or email your forms or request to forms@athensboneandjoint.com.  Please click here for our Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic Forms Policy.

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Insurance Information

If you have any questions regarding your health insurance and your Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic dates of service, please contact our Insurance Specialists, Amy Gregory and Luci Furlow.   Amy’s direct dial number is 706-395-1673 or email agregory@athensboneandjoint.com.  Luci’s direct dial number is 706-395-1680 or email lfurlow@athensboneandjoint.com

If you have any questions regarding your health insurance and your Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic dates of service, please contact our Insurance Specialists, Amy Gregory and Luci Furlow. Amy’s direct dial number is 706-395-1673 or email agregory@athensboneandjoint.com, and Luci may be reached at 706-395-1680 or lfurlow@athensboneandjoint.com.

Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic accepts the following insurance plans, please click here.

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Patient Login

Welcome to our Patient Portal at Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic.

We invite you to log in to your online account or create a new online account. Take advantage of the online services offered by our practice and orthopedic surgeons with the assurance that all of your information is encrypted and stored securely.

In our Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic patient portal you can:

Welcome to our Patient Portal at Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic.

We invite you to log in to your online account or create a new online account. Take advantage of the online services offered by our practice and orthopedic surgeons with the assurance that all of your information is encrypted and stored securely.

In our Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic patient portal you can:

Update your address, phone, e-mail address, insurance and other patient information

Change your password

Add and update your credit card information

View a history of your previous online visits

After you create an online account, you will receive an e-mail from us that includes your user ID and a link to our patient portal. You may log in at any time to activate your account and begin using our online services.

Please click here to log in to your Athens Bone and Joint Orthopedic Clinic online account

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