About Go To Ortho
Go To Ortho – direct access to orthopedic specialists in an urgent, walk-in clinic model.
Go To Ortho is a new immediate injury care clinic. Go To Ortho gives you direct access to orthopedic specialists and a team of medical staff that specializes in injury care. It is the first clinic of its kind in the greater Portland metro area.
Save Time and Money
Go To Ortho saves you time and money, and is one of the cheapest places to get stitches and the cheapest places to get a cast. If surgery is needed, the specialist schedules it at the appointment, minimizing delays for healing.
Similar clinics that provide direct access to orthopedic surgeons are popular across the U.S.
A 12-month study of an orthopedic urgent care clinic in Reno, Nevada, concluded that this healthcare model improves patients’ access to care while saving them money. The study found that the average charge for an orthopedic urgent care visit was $461 compared with $8,150 in a hospital emergency department. During the course of the study, orthopedic urgent care treatment reduced charges to the healthcare system by $97,819,458.
Go To Ortho is staffed by some of the best orthopedic surgeons in the Portland area, who are specialized MDs that fix the bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments, joints, nerves and skin of the human body.
Their team is comprised of orthopedic doctors, physician assistants and nurses who have over 100 years of combined experience in dealing with every type of injury imaginable. They have worked extensively with local hospitals and urgent care clinics, helping patients referred to them after visiting the emergency room. At Go To Ortho, patients have direct access to these highly experienced physicians, with no referral necessary.
By going directly to the specialists, patients can avoid extra appointments, as well as the typically higher costs of emergency room visits. Patients can walk in and be seen immediately by a team of specialists that day.
At their appointment a patient can receive a:
- immediate X-ray
- immediate stitches
- immediate cast
There’s no referral necessary!