Should you always get a second opinion before surgery?


Always yes, if your doctor says you need surgery to diagnose or treat a health problem that isn't an emergency, consider getting a second opinion.

Always yes, if your doctor says you need surgery to diagnose or treat a health problem that isn't an emergency, consider getting a second opinion. It's up to you to decide when and if you'll have surgery. Ask the first doctor to send your medical records to the doctor giving a second opinion and to avoid having to repeat tests.

Tell the doctor what surgery your first doctor recommended. Tell the doctor what tests you already had. It helps them to understand and examine your health in the right way. Also, there is a chance of avoiding the surgery or changing the treatment plan. By the way, there are some apps like Second Opinion that can help you to get a second opinion from verified doctors. Download the app on playstore.

 

There is a recent surge of second medical opinions going on in the Indian landscape. People want to feel safe and get their needs met online. From grocery shopping to medical consultation online, the value of digital is phenomenal in the future.