Tuesday, September 29, 2020
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Orthopaedic Expertise
for Joints, Bones, Tendons…

Orthopaedic conditions compromise lifestyle, happiness, and overall health and wellness. Are you living with joint, bone or muscle pain? Let the specialists at Bay Street Orthopaedics help to improve your quality of life. With advanced care since 1975, receive compassionate expertise in all areas of orthopaedic care.

Specializing in Musculoskeletal Care:
Surgical Procedures & Non-surgical Treatments
Non-emergent & Emergent Care

    • Joint Replacement:
      • Posterior and Anterior Hip
      • Knee
      • Shoulder, including Reverse Shoulder
      • Ankle
    • Complex Hand and Foot Treatments
    • Elbow Procedures and Care
    • Orthopaedic Spine Care
    • Sports Medicine Care for Bone and Joint Injuries
    • Trauma Care
    • General Orthopaedics
    • Fracture Care
    • Finger, Trigger Finger, Tendinitis and Arthritic Care
    • Minimally-invasive Arthroscopic Procedures
    • State-of-the-art Ultrasound Guided Injections



Surgeries are preformed by an orthopaedic surgeon, often with a second orthopaedic surgeon or orthopaedic physician assistant (PA) assisting in the procedure and post-operative care.

Bay Street Orthpaedics partners with four regional hospitals including:

    • PETOSKEY – McLaren Northern Michigan-Petoskey Campus
    • CHARLEVOIX – Munson Charlevoix Hospital
    • CHEBOYGAN – McLaren Northern Michigan-Cheboygan Campus
    • ST. IGNACE – Mackinac Straits Health System


Non-Surgical Treatment

Treatments include medications, injection therapy, activity modification, and immobilization.



A triage nurse is available during office hours to address non-emergency medical concerns. Please leave a detailed message, and the nurse will contact you in the order that your request was received.


Urgency - After Hours

Call 231.487.4000 and ask to speak with our “On Call” provider. Someone will contact you.



If you are taken to the hospital, please inform the Emergency Department (ED) personnel with the name of your Bay Street Orthopaedic surgeon. Your surgeon and the ER staff will determine the best treatment and follow-up care. Bay Street Orthopaedic providers are on staff at:

    • McLaren Northern Michigan-Petoskey Campus
    • Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital
    • McLaren Northern Michigan-Cheboygan Campus


Please be aware that many insurance websites are NOT updated in real time. Bay Street Orthopaedics has made recent changes reflecting their participation status.

If your insurance company is not on the list provided on our website, please call our office to verify.

  • Aetna
  • BCBS
  • Cigna
  • McLaren Health Advantage
  • Priority Health (Spine and Back requires appropriate authorization)
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage Products
  • Michigan Medicaid
  • Michigan Medicaid HMO’s
  • Tribal Insurance (with appropriate authorization)
  • Tricare (Tricare Prime requires authorization)
  • Workers Compensation
  • Auto
  • ASR

(Effective March 23, 2018 we no long participate with Cofinity)


The patient is responsible for payment regarding medical services rendered including automotive, Workmens Compensation and liability claims.

To better assist you, please provide us with:

  • Insurance Carrier Name and Address
  • Insurance Adjustor’s Name and Address
  • Valid Claim Number

It is our policy to only bill insurance carriers or the patient. Claims denied become the patient’s financial responsibility.

Co-Pays and Deductibles

Co-pays and deductibles are due at the time services are rendered. Non-insured patients are offered a 10% discount for a full payment at the time services are rendered.

Patient Education 

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