Specialty Physician Consultation – 1 hour examination and assessment with related review and treatment recommendations.Tendonitis. Tendonitis is inflammation or irritation of a tendon, any one of the thick fibrous cords that attach muscles to bones. The condition causes pain and tenderness just outside a joint. Tendonitis may be severe and lead to the rupture of a tendon, requiring surgical repair. The cost includes a one hour consultation with a specialist. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists and cost of complication management; travel, food and lodging.