Your first visit to Smoky Mountain Foot & Ankle Clinic establishes a vital foundation for our relationship with you. During the first visit, we make sure to obtain important background information, like your medical history, and give you time to get to know your doctor. To understand what to expect for your first visit to our practice, please read through this page. You’ll find all the practical information you need, such as a map and directions to our office, practice hours, payment policies and more. There’s also background information about our committed staff and our first visit procedures. You can even save some time at your first visit by printing out and completing the patient forms in advance of your appointment.
Please print and fill out these forms so we can expedite your first visit:
- New Patient Form Packet – Print out this form and bring it in with you at your first visit.
- Patient Privacy Notice – Print out this form and bring it in with you at your first visit.
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Your Office Visit
We prefer to see patients by appointment. Appointments can be made by calling each respective office location during business hours. Frequently, appointments are available the same day.
Though we try to stay on schedule, emergencies do arise; hence delays are sometimes inevitable. We will see patients with emergencies as they develop. Please note that this policy will be extended to you when you are in need.
We do attempt to see emergencies same day, with other appointments scheduled within the week.