Second Opinions

Getting a second opinion

Why people get a second opinion


You might want to see another doctor for one or more of the following reasons:

  • to confirm your diagnosis
  • to make sure you are having the best treatment
  • to support what you have already been told about your condition and treatment
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Your worries or fears


You might worry about offending or upsetting your doctor by asking to see someone else. This is unlikely to happen. Doctors themselves often ask their colleagues about complex and unusual cases.

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