Patient Referrals Welcome
BIDMC's Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery Division 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: 617-667-7678 (617-66-SPORT)
Physicians scheduling a patient referral appointment may also contact the Division of Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery directly at 617-667-7678.