Visits can be booked by phone, calling the number +39-091-901294, Monday to Friday, 8am to 3pm. It is necessary to have the doctor’s authorization at hand. Within the same time band it is possible to book a visit at the Booking Point of the Rizzoli-Sicilia Department. On the day of the visit, it is necessary to present the aforementioned doctor’s authorization and the fiscal code. The payment of the fee takes place at the end of the visit, at the Fee Counter located at the Admission Desk close to the surgery. The fee must be paid by patients who are not exempted (the exemption must be registered in the doctor’s authorization). This typology of visits is performed in the morning.
No, it is possible to choose the medical/unit team, but not the single professional. The visits are performed by the unit doctor who is on duty on that day.
These visits can be booked by phone at the number +39-091-903799, Monday to Friday, 8am to 3pm. Operators can divulge to the patient the amount of the fee for the chosen professional. Within the same time band it is possible to book the visits at the Booking Point of the Rizzoli-Sicilia Department.
It is necessary to call again the number previously contacted to book the visit (see above), or to go directly to the dedicated office at Villa Santa Teresa, Rizzoli-Sicilia Department.
How do I request a copy of the clinical record, of the outpatient visit or Emergency Room report, or of X-rays?
It is not possible to request a record by phone or e-mail. The records can be requested directly at the Acceptance Office, located at the ground floor of the Rizzoli-Sicilia Department in Villa Santa Teresa, or via mail (see the section “Requesting a medical record”).
No, the PR Office cannot access the database needed to book a visit. The PR Office can provide information on the booking modalities and on the phone numbers to call.
Of course you can. Pediatric orthopedic visits can be booked at the Rizzoli-Sicilia Department.
It is necessary to book a visit; the infiltration will be performed if the doctor finds it appropriate. It is not possible to book an infiltration on the sole basis of the indication by a specialist who’s not working for our Rizzoli-Sicilia Department.
At the moment it is not possible to book oncologic orthopedic visits.