Appointments and Referrals
If you would like to schedule an appointment, refer a patient or speak to our staff, please call our offices at 682-885-4063. Physician referral and patient registration forms may be faxed to our office at 682-885-7590.
Based on your child's treatment plan, our therapists may be able to connect with you virtually. Therapy appointments are now as close as your computer, laptop, cell phone or tablet. Click here to learn more about scheduling video visits through MyCookChildren's.
Cook Children's Rehabilitation forms
Physician referral forms:
- PT/OT/ST/Aud Referral form
- Hand Rehabilitation referral form
- Swallow Function/Instrumental Speech and Feeding Referral form
- Guidelines for Choosing a Thickening Agent by Age
Cook Children's has contracts with the following health care insurance companies, and we are committed to growing this list. We want to be sure that every family and child in our community has the coverage they need to get and stay healthy.
Did you know that Cook Children's also offers a health plan that may help you access the care you need? Learn more about Cook Children's Health Plan here.
Important phone numbers for referring physicians
- Teddy Bear Transport - 1-682-885-3901 or 1-800-543-4878
- Dodson Surgery Center – 682-885-1514
- Surgery Center – Hurst – 817-605-2595
- Pediatric Surgery Center - Plano – 972-300-0215
- Home Health – 1-800-747-8242
- Rehabilitation Services – 682-885-4063
For emergency referrals, call 1-682-885-3901 or 1-800-543-4878
Please have the following patient information ready:
- Patient's name and date of birth
- Reason for admission
- Admission type, such as observation or inpatient
- Special needs of patient, such as isolation or equipment
- Patient's medical history
Our highly skilled physicians cover more than 30 specialties and subspecialties, which allows your patients to receive outstanding care, all in one place. Our International Patient Services team will review each case and recommend the best treatment plan for a child visiting Cook Children's.
If you'd like to refer an international patient, need assistance or have questions, our staff is here to help at +1-682-885-INTL (+1-682-885-4685).
Quick reference guide and specialty contacts
For a listing of referral contacts by department you can view, download and/or print our quick reference contact guide by clicking here.
Find a specialist. Looking for a particular specialist or specialty location? Here is our complete physician directory.