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Azalea Orthopedics!

Azalea takes most all major insurance plans, including BCBS, Humana, HMO’s, Workers Compensation and many more. Please contact our scheduling department for the most up to date information at 903-939-7500.

You do not need a referral from your primary care physician unless your insurance requires it. Call the phone number on your insurance card to find out prior to scheduling.

It depends on which doctor you are seeing. If it is a fracture or urgent matter, we will see you immediately. For a routine consultation, typically within 3-5 days.

We have three locations in Tyler and various satellite clinics. Please call us if you are unsure about where to go for your appointment. You should receive mail prior to your visit with information and a map of the location.

At our Main location in Tyler (3414 Golden Road) we have three different entrances depending on which Provider you are seeing:

Main entrance:
Drs. Beck, Clark, Camp, Dennis, Harris, Huffman, Patterson, and Priddy.

Spine level entrance (the only entrance facing Paluxy Drive):
Drs: Bowen, Burlison, Russell, Merrick, Wiley, Raabe, McNeil, Michaels Schwarzbach, and Tibiletti.

Joint Center (the entrance is under the smaller awning to the right of the Main entrance):
Drs: Kaminski, Jones, and Luttrell.

South Broadway:
Drs: Bartley, Kummerfeld, and Wupperman.

Dr. Goodfried

Yes, some of our providers do see Workers’ comp.

For orthopedic injuries after normal business hours, there are many options. Rest assured, one of Azalea Orthopedics’ Physicians is on call 24/7 and is ready to help you on your road to recovery.

Call us at 903-939-7500, or visit your local ER or closest Urgent Care facility (your facility will contact us when requested).

In Tyler (some emergency providers, but not all):

Baylor Scott and White Texas Spine & Joint Urgent Care

Hospitality ER

UT Health Emergency Room

**or search “ER near me” on your smartphone for a list of the closest facilities.

Through our easily accessible Patient Portal, you can schedule appointments, communicate with your provider, access forms, and make payments online at your convenience.

  1. Go to
  2. Find the “for Patients” tab on the menu bar.
  3. Next, click the patient portal login, and scroll down and click “portal login”.
  4. Next click “log in with AthenaHealth” or click the “signup today” button.

If you experience any issues, please call our main number, and a live operator will direct you to someone who is happy to assist you.

You may use the Patient Portal on our website to communicate with your provider, or visit to find a direct phone line to your provider. You can also call our main line to be connected at: 903-939-7500

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