Our Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery Physicians Welcome Your Referrals


Patient Referrals Welcome

Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery welcomes referrals.

  • In emergencies, same-day appointments are available.
  • In non-emergencies, we will see your patients within one week.

Schedule a Patient Referral Appointment

To schedule a patient referral appointment, either call the Doctor-to-Doctor Line or the Carl J. Shapiro Department of Orthopaedics. 

We are committed to prompt communication with you and your patients.
Doctor-to-Doctor Line: 617-667-2020

The Doctor-to-Doctor Line has been specifically set up at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center for physicians who would like to refer a patient. This line is answered by a triage nurse who directs the call to appropriate party, promptly. To schedule a patient referral using the Doctor-to-Doctor Line, call 617-667-2020.

Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery: 617-66-SPORT (667-7678)

Physicians scheduling a patient referral appointment may also contact the Division of Sports Medicine directly at 617-667-7678.