Permanent and Partial Disability Examination (PPD)

If you were injured at work then your companies insurer or your attorney may schedule you for a PPD. The purpose of this exam is to gather information to determine if you have reached maximum medical improvement and if there is any permanent impairment attributable to your work injury.

In preparation for this examination please remember the following.

  • Please bring a government issued picture ID so that I may confirm your identity.
  • Bring any imaging records (MRI, x-ray, CT scan etc) that you might have in your possession.
  • Wear clothing that will allow me to easily assess the injured area. Please bring shorts or sleeveless shirts for extremity evaluations.
  • Only your legal representative or translator will be allowed to accompany you into the exam room due to space limitations.