Is a referral necessary before starting treatment?

In Ohio, you have direct access to your physical therapist.  Often a prescription or referral is not needed.  Please call our staff at 740-345-2837 to find out if your insurance requires a referral. 

Who can refer to physical therapy and occupational therapy?

We gladly accept referrals from the following sources:

  • Medical Doctors – any medical doctor including orthopedic, physical medicine, cardiologist, neurologist, internal medicine, etc.
  • Osteopathic physicians
  • Chiropractors
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Dentists
  • Oral surgeons
  • Podiatrists
  • Self referral


Approved Insurance Providers

We gladly accept insurance from the following providers. If you’re insurance company is not listed, please contact us for alternative payment arrangements.

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Beech Street/Capp Care
  • Buckeye Preferred Network
  • BWC–Certified Provider
  • Cardinal Preferred Care Network
  • Central Benefits
  • Choice Care Network
  • Cigna (PPOPOS Plans)
  • Coresource
  • Creative Health Plans (CHP)
  • Emerald Health Network
  • First Health
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mailhandlers
  • Medical Benefits (Med Ben)
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio (MMO)
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Nationwide Health Plans
  • Ohio Comp Network (OCN)
  • Ohio Health Choice
  • Ohio Health Group (Health Reach)
  • One Health Plan
  • OSU Managed Healthcare/Prime Care
  • Primary Health Services (PHS)
  • Private Health Care Services (PHCS)
  • Pro America/Ohio Health Network
  • Provider Comp Network
  • Tri-Care
  • United Health Care (UHC)
  • US Department of Labor