Diagnostic Study Advance Disclosure Notification


The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, as amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010,
requires physicians who refer patients for MRI, CT and/or PET scans/services and also provide the scans/services
to inform Medicare patients in writing, at the time of the referral, that the patient may obtain the advanced imaging
services (MRI, CT and/or PET) from other suppliers. 

Your Legacy physician determined that you need a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan and you are a Medicare patient.
Federal law requires your physician to inform you in writing at the time of the MRI referral that you may obtain the MRI from
Legacy Neurosurgery Spine and Brain Specialists, one of the alternative suppliers listed below, or any other supplier of your
choice.  Below is a list of alternative suppliers within a 25-mile radius of our office.  The following list is meant to provide you
with freedom of choice and does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation of any one supplier or provider.

  1. Arkansas Specialty MRI Center, 600 S McKinley St. Little Rock, AR 72205, 501-978-2192
  2. RAPA, 500 S University Ave, Little Rock, AR 72205, 501-664-3914
  3. Chenal MRI, 11300 Financial Centre Parkway, Little Rock, AR 72211, 501-211-2502
  4. Baptist Health Imaging Center, 3600 Springhill Dr NLR, AR 72117
  5. Baptist Health Imaging Center, 2400 N Rodney Parham Little Rock, AR 72212, 501-202-6750



Update as of 3/23/2020


The physicians of Legacy Spine and Neurological Specialists are fully committed to continuing to offer care to all our patients in the safest possible manner for our staff and all our patients, as well as all the entire population of our state, during this unprecedented healthcare crisis our nation is facing at this time.   Social distancing is the most important method of trying to slow the spread of this pandemic. Therefore starting 3/23/2020 we are closed. You may call 501-661-0077 or continue to our website and use our securing messaging system.


As of 3/30/202 we will offer Telehealth consultations for new and existing patients in accordance with the requests of President Trump and Governor Hutchinson.   We will do the very best we can To arrive at a diagnosis and treatment plan for your issues via Telehealth. Most non urgent in person care will be explained and planned for but delayed until the social distancing is no longer appropriate for your condition. We will be offering in person care for only for limited urgent issues including selected spinal And cranial procedures.


Our MRI will be used with the greatest of preventative caution and in strict adherence of social distancing for our patients and staff.


Please be patient with any inconveniences during this period of time. We hope that all will join us in prayer for a full recovery for all Across the entire world afflicted with the Covid 19 and that we will this invisible war ASAP, and for the souls of those who have lost the battle!   God Bless America and the World!