Your first visit to North Idaho Foot and Ankle with Drs. Ryan Averett and Christopher Butler establishes a vital foundation for our relationship with you. During the first visit, we make sure to obtain important background information, like your medical history, and give you time to get to know your doctor. To understand what to expect for your first visit to our practice, please read through this site. You'll find all the practical information you need, such as a map and directions to our office, practice hours, payment policies and more. You can even save some time at your first visit by printing out and completing the patient forms in advance of your appointment.
Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in podiatric care.
To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:
- Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
- Earn the trust and respect of patients, professionals and the community.
- Exceed your expectations.
- Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.
Please print and fill out these forms so we can expedite your first visit:
- New Patient Information
- Medical History
- Financial Policy
- Patient Assessment
- Statement of Injury
For your convience, if you are needing to sign a medical records release, you can print it here: Medical Records Release
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What to expect
Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that the doctor has all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It also will help relieve any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling. Document where the pain is, when it occurs, how long the pain lasts, and anything that makes it better or worse. We look forward to your first visit.