Orthopedic surgeons who accept Medi-Cal are available on various sites such as ZocDoc.com. Patients search for surgeons in their area by specialty, location and insurance. The website is free of charge and does not require users to create an account for searching for surgeons, as noted by the website.
Orthopedic surgeons specialize in the diagnosis and preoperative, operative and postoperative treatment of ailments and injuries of tissues such as tendons, ligament, bones, joints, muscles and nerves. Through Medi-Cal, patients with low-income can acquire health care services with ease. Both the state and federal governments finance this insurance package, as stated by the California Department of Health Care Services.