Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need an appointment?
Yes as well an script or authorization from your medical group. We are not a store, we are a group of medical professionals that will make a choice about your intervention and then properly fit you with your device.
What can I expect from your office?
Being Certified Prosthetists and Orthotists, you can expect a more personal touch to that is provided to you. Just like the small town family doctor who spent time discussing your individual health, we believe that education and personal interaction are extremely important to the outcome of your care. We encourage your input and look forward to discussing your individual expectations and goals for your treatment. This insures that you are an integral part of the process. We want you to obtain the highest possible outcome from your treatment. If it isn’t fitting or functioning properly, we will make sure that it does.
What is a Prosthetist or an Orthotist?
A “Prosthetist” is an individual who is educated and trained in the area of medicine pertaining to the design, fabrication and fitting of replacement limbs (prosthesis) which have been lost. An “Orthotist” is an individual who is educated and trained in the area of medicine pertaining to the design, fabrication and fitting of custom designed braces (orthotics) for the entire body from head to toe.
I need orthotics, what is entailed in my appointment?
You will be seen by a practitioner to determine the type of orthotics that best to address your foot ailments, An impression of your foot will be captured and a custom insert will be made within 10-14 business days. We will call you when they are finished so you can be fit. Be sure to bring your shoes to your follow up appt!
Do you have parking?
Yes we have a parking structure, however, we do not validate.
Accepted Health plans
ACCESS MANAGED CARE
ADVANCED MEDICAL MANAGEMENT
AETNA US HEALTHCARE (ALL PRODUCT)
ALTA MED MEDICAL GROUP
AXMINISTER MEDICAL GROUP
BLUE CROSS OF CALIFORNIA (ANTHEM) (ALL PRODUCT)
BLUE SHEILD OF CALIFORNIA (ALL PRODUCT)
CIGNA HEALTHCARE (ALL PRODUCT)
DIRECTORS GUILD OF AMERICA
GOOD SAMARITAN MEDICAL GROUP
HEALTH NET OF CALIFORNIA (ALL PRODUCT)
HISPANIC PHYSICIAN MEDICAL GROUP
LA VIDA MEDICAL GROUP
LONGWOOD MANAGEMENT CORPORATION (NURSING HOMES, SNF’S)
MEDICARE – NORIDIAN
MED-MD HEALTHCARE (HUMANA PRODUCT) (ALL PRODUCT)
MOTION PICTURE INDUSTRY HEALTHCARE
PACIFICARE–SECURE HORIZON (NOW PART OF UNITED HEALTHCARE)
PREMIER PHYSICIANS NETWORK
SCAN HEALTH PLAN (ALL PRODUCT)
SCREEN ACTORS GUILD OF AMERICA
ST. JOHN’S HEALTH CENTER
U.C.L.A. MEDICAL GROUP
UCLA/SANTA MONICA BAY PHYSICIANS MEDICAL GROUP
UCLA MEDICAL CENTER (BOTH CAMPUSES)
UNITED HEALTHCARE (ALL PRODUCT)
UNIVERSAL CARE (ALL PRODUCT)
WRITERS GUILD OF AMERICA
TRI CARE (ALL PRODUCT)