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The friendly staff at Columbia Orthopaedic Group in Columbia, Missouri welcomes your inquiry at (573) 443-2402. Our professional staff is ready to set your appointments and provide you with answers. Please call our office at (573) 443-2402 ext 407.


Columbia Orthopaedic Group
1 South Keene Street
Columbia, Missouri 65201-6626

Main: (573) 443-2402
Insurance   Ext: 406
Appointments   Ext: 407
Billing   Ext: 409

Medical Records Request Fax: (573) 876-8154
Map – Directions (video)

We are conveniently located at the corner of Broadway and Keene Street.

Office Hours

Columbia Orthopaedic Group’s regular office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Patient Accounts Specialist – Collections

This is a full-time, benefits eligible position working as a member of the patient account follow-up team.  The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, a proven track record working in account resolution and collections, a thorough understanding of health insurance as well as a team orientation.


Please forward your resume to:

Tony Whitesides
Columbia Orthopaedic Group
1 South Keene Street
Columbia MO  65201
fax 573-441-3799

Medical Emergencies

In the event of a life threatening medical emergency, call medical emergency services at 911 immediately. DO NOT WAIT! Inform the emergency room staff that you are a patient of Columbia Orthopaedic Group, and they will contact us.

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After Hours Urgent Medical Needs

If you have an urgent medical need and need to talk to our doctors after our regular hours, please call Boone Hospital Center at (573) 815-8000. A doctor is on-call 24 hours a day.

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If you have a question related to your bill or insurance, please contact the billing specialists at Columbia Orthopaedic Group at (573) 443-2402 ext 409.

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Insurance & Payment

At Columbia Orthopaedic Group, we accept Worker’s Compensation, Medicare, and most major insurance plans. Please contact your insurance company or you may call our office at (573) 443-2402 ext 406 to find out if we accept your insurance plan.

If your insurance plan requires you to pay a co-payment, co-insurance, and/or a deductible, you will need to pay at the time of your visit. For your convenience we accept cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover.

Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • AFL-CIO Union Trust Funds (Employee Health Systems)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Choice
  • CCN (Community Care Netwrok)
  • CCO (Comp Care of the Ozarks)
  • Coventry/Group Health
  • Diamond Pet Food
  • Essence
  • First Health
  • Great West
  • Healthlink
  • Medicare
  • Mercy
  • Multi-Plan
  • PHCS
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare

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Medical Records

To request medical records, please download, print and complete this medical records request form.
Fax the completed form to us at (573) 876-8154.

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If your insurance is an HMO/managed care plan and you are required to obtain a referral from your primary care physician, the referral must be obtained before you can be seen for an office visit. Please coordinate this with your primary care physician in advance. Appointments will be rescheduled if required referrals are not received in the office by the time of your visit.

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Hospital & Surgery Center Affiliations

Surgeons at Columbia Orthopaedic Group have hospital or surgery center affiliations with:

  • The Surgical Center at Columbia Orthopaedic Group
  • Boone Hospital Center, Columbia

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Prescription Request

Prescriptions and refills for established patients of Columbia Orthopaedic Group are routinely issued during our regular office hours (see above). You can make your request by calling Columbia Orthopaedic Group at (573) 443-2402. No refills are issued during the evenings, weekends, or holidays, as the doctors do not have access to your medical records during those times. It is helpful to anticipate your refill needs to avoid an interruption in your medication therapy.