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OINJ is Back in-network with Horizon BCBS

The Orthopedic Institute of New Jersey (OINJ) has recently reinstated its partnership with the largest healthcare provider in New Jersey, Horizon BCBS. This will ensure that patients across the state will, once again, have in-network access to top-tier orthopedic care. 

Dr. Christian J. Zaino, MD shared these words on the recent news: "OINJ is excited to be back in-network with Horizon BCBS as of October 1, 2023. This now gives our patients greater access to our exceptional musculoskeletal team." 

What is covered by Horizon BCBS?

The biggest question most people have is the practical coverage of this renewed partnership. The OINJ partnership with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield marks a return to basic but vital health insurance. Coverage varies depending on your particular plan, but should you ever have questions regarding this coverage, please reach out to our dedicated team

What’s still covered are the majority of orthopedic treatments regarding:

  • Shoulder & Elbow
  • Hip and Knee
  • Hand & Wrist
  • Total Joint  Replacements
  • Sports Medicine
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spine Injections
  • Foot & Ankle
  • Rheumatology
  • Osteoporosis and bone health
  • Walk-in Urgent Care (open seven days a week)


The OINJ's partnership with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield is definitely a positive step toward accessible and reliable orthopedic care at our facilities in New Jersey, reassuring patients that their health and well-being are still our top priority.

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Or email: Sarah Boettcher: [email protected] 

This article was reviewed and approved by an orthopedic surgeon as we place a high premium on accuracy for our patients and potential patients.