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Consult Request Guidelines
for Spine Fractures
Suggested Pre-Referral Evaluation and Management Guidelines
Confirm diagnosis with Xray (CT if needed)
Correlate radiographic findings with clinical symptoms
Surgical referral for evaluation
Suggested Additional Test/Management Prior to Specialty Visit
Radiographic evidence of fracture.
Patient Education/Information (includes preps)
1) Urgent for progressive weakness
2) Emergent for paralysis/paralegia
How to Get Results to Consultant
UMHS Patients: See CareWeb
External Patients: Patients must obtain and hand carry hardcopy radiographic studies (MRI/CT/X-rays)
Clinic Contact Information
Patients: For first available spine surgeon: 734-936-5780
For specific physician please contact office directly
Clinic Location Sites
Taubman - Orthopaedic Surgery
UM Consulting Physician
Gregory P. Graziano, M.D.
Rakesh D Patel, M.D.