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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Megan Bird
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
: Every doctor is different but most doctors see patients for the first time between 8 and 10 weeks. If you have had prior complications in early pregn ... Read More

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Lots of questions: Regardless of his or her speciality, the doctor will want to know much of the following at your first visit: reason you are there, details of your sym ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashish Naik
15 years experience General Practice
First tooth: Generally as soon as the first tooth is in, we recommend an exam or "happy visit". By the age of 3 most kids have all their primary teeth and should ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Normal ?: Absolutely not. Some offices offer a complementary consultation as an incentive to attract new patients, but it is neither normal or customary. You ma ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
I like: to make my first visit with a Patient a COMPLETE evaluation including complete History and a "targeted" Physical Exam ("Hands On") HOWEVER the more "m ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Larynx exam: For patients who have any kind if voice disorder, the larynx (voice box) needs to be examined. Years ago, all we had to look down the throat in clini ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on doctor: Depending on the doctor, the first week and the first month.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Weiner
41 years experience Psychiatry
It's about trust: The first visit to a doctor is the meeting of two strangers, so the establishment of trust is most important. Ideally, you would want to feel comforta ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
PCR: If you have reason to think you may have been infected, and you want to be certain, the polymerase chain reaction though pricey will give you your ans ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Local question: This is an international health application. We do not know where you are located. This question should be asked locally.

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