Make an Appointment
Important information about insurance, co-payments and what to bring to your appointment
For Patients and Referring Physicians
Hours: 8 am - 5 pm, Monday - Friday
Closed all major holidays
By calling the Neurosurgery Appointment Line, physicians and patients can
speak to an administrative assistant who will coordinate an appointment
with the appropriate neurosurgeon.
All neurosurgeons welcome direct inquiries and referrals as well, and all
providers can be contacted directly to facilitate consultations and
inter-hospital transfers of high-acuity patients to Beth Israel Deaconess
Please note that our appointment phone line is intended for
non-emergency or non-life threatening conditions only. In the case
of an emergency, call 911 or your local emergency response team.
Important Information for Your Appointment
Please remember that you may be required by your insurance company to
obtain a referral from your primary care physician ahead of time.
If your insurance plan requires a co-payment at the date of service, it is
expected that you will pay your co-payment during the check-in process.
Please bring the following to your appointment:
Your insurance card and hospital card (if you have one)
Your co-payment, if applicable
A list of medications you are currently taking
All medical information regarding your current diagnosis, such as
MRI/CT scans, doctors' notes, and pathology reports
Bilingual representatives are on staff; please let us know if you would
like one to be present.