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Consult Request Guidelines
for Leg Pain
Suggested Pre-Referral Evaluation and Management Guidelines
Document onset, severity and location of pain, radicular distribution if present, previous treatments including surgery and medical therapy as well as injections.
Suggested Additional Test/Management Prior to Specialty Visit
MRI of Lumbar spine
Upright AP and Lateral Xray of Lumbar spine
Consider EMG/Nerve conduction study if pain not radicular in distribution
Patient Education/Information (includes preps)
Patients with clearly progressive weakness or bowel/bladder dysfunction should be seen urgently. Please complete
Consult Request form
and fax to 734-647-9233.
How to Get Results to Consultant
UMHS Patients: See MiChart
External Patients: Patients should hand carry non-UMHS films or CD's to appointment.
Clinic Contact Information
Clinic Location Sites
Taubman Health Center
UM Consulting Physician
Spine Surgery Program Faculty