WAUSAU, Wis. - A Wisconsin appeals court on April 2 partially affirmed and partially reversed a dispute seeking payment for medical bills from a health care provider after the provider failed to obtain precertification for a patient's surgeries (David R. Evers v Orthopedic Clinic of Appleton Inc., et al., No. 2011AP2551, Wis. App., 3rd Dist.; 2013 Wisc. App. LEXIS 281).