Refer a Patient
At the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, we are committed to providing top quality care for your patient, and convenience for you and your staff. We provide a 24-hour patient referral hotline, and physician-to-physician emergency transfer service. Below please find information that will expedite your patient’s transfer process.
If you are a Department of Public Health primary care provider within the Community Health Network, you will need to submit an e-referral for your patient.
For all other referrals, please call our patient transfer center at:
You will be asked to provide the following information for your patient:
Date of Birth
Social Security Number
Reason for the Transfer
Treatment History (including imaging and operative report when applicable)
24-Hour Emergency Orthopaedic Trauma Transfer
If you have a hospitalized patient that needs a higher level of ortho trauma care, please call 20-ORTHO (415-206-7846) and ask to speak to the on-call orthopaedic trauma surgeon.