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i am currently looking for an ame for orthopedic surgery in los angeles. i injured my lower back and groin and i have an ongoing worker's comp claim.

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Dr. James McClurg
Orthopedic Surgery 35 years experience
An : An ame or agreed medical evaluation is chosen by the attorney and the insurance adjuster. If you don't have an attorney you cannot choose an ame. The state would provide you with a panel of three doctors chosen at random for a panel qualified medical evaluation. If you don't like anyone in the panel you may request a second one.
Dr. Peter Tomasello
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
See below: I believe you mean ime . To find an orthopedic ime doctor i would try googling that on the internet otherwise you can contact an attorney's office that does disability and they should be able to give you the name of an independent medical examiner. Good luck thank you.

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