You may be seen by one of our orthopedic specialists on staff during our office hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
To schedule an appointment, please call (818) 901-6600 or (661) 328-5565 for Bakersfield appointments, or request an appointment online.
If you are a current patient and need to reach one of our Southern California Orthopedic Institute doctors on weekends or after regular office hours, please feel free to call our main number at (818) 901-6600 or (661) 328-5565 for Bakersfield.
Our answering service will contact the on-call doctor, and he or she will return your call.
Please note, calls after office hours and on weekends should be reserved only for real emergencies and not for routine questions or medication prescription refills.
Prescriptions & Refills
New prescriptions and refills are only issued during our normal business hours, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. You can request a prescription by calling (818) 901-6600 or (661) 328-5565 for Bakersfield. Southern California Orthopedic Institute will not refill or prescribe pain medication after business hours. (This policy is dictated by state government policies.)
Southern California Orthopedic Institute is in the process of updating our electronic medical records system. During this time, you may experience extended wait times and delays including delays in scheduling an appointment.x