Top
10
Doctor insights on: Check Out Your Doctor

Share
1

1
Contemplating comsmetic sugery. Where can you go to check out your doctors stats?

Contemplating comsmetic sugery. Where can you go to check out your doctors stats?

Complicated question: Malpractice actions can often be found by checking with your state medical board. For elective cosmetic surgery, your comfort with your surgeon is more important than "stats, " as it is impossible to apply statistics to an individual patient. Do your homework, see a number of different board certified surgeons, and be completely comfortable with all your questions answered before proceeding. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
2

2
How do you check out a doctor online?

How do you check out a doctor online?

Many sites: Just google the name. Keep in mind getting anonymous advice about a doctor is not the best way to find one. Start by asking other doctors you already trust. When looking for a surgical specialist, or nurses are the single best resource. They see it all while patients sleep! you'll see a picture emerge as you ask more people and the same names come up. ...Read more

3

3
What do doctors do to check for worms?

What do doctors do to check for worms?

Stool sample: The next time you pass a worm or segment of a worm, bring it is as a stool specimen to your physician (don’t handle it directly with your hands). The type of worm can be identified in a laboratory. ...Read more

4

4
Why do doctors check hCG doubling times?

Why do doctors check hCG doubling times?

Health of Preg: A healthy preg, esp. 1st trimester, will approximately double HCG values every 48 hrs. Anything less makes your doctor concerned for.Poss miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
How do doctors typically check your lungs?

How do doctors typically check your lungs?

Examination: We listen, feel and sometimes look. We use the stethoscope to listen to the breath sounds. Sometimes we assess the lungs by thumping on the chest and/or feel the quality of the vibrations transmitted. The other technique is to look by way of a chest x-ray. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
Need guide as to how to check out a doctor?

Need guide as to how to check out a doctor?

Web search: Check the website for your state department of medicine to see if there are any reported actions or problems. You can also see if the doctor is certified. If certified then you can check the with the certification agency to check about the doctor. ...Read more

7

7
Will doctors check for diabetes during physicals?

Will doctors check for diabetes during physicals?

Usually: If you had fasting blood work done during your physical, then it is likely you were screened for diabetes with a simple blood sugar. If this is normal, you are less likely to have diabetes. If its high, further testing is needed. ...Read more

8

8
Looking for answer to how do I check out a doctor?

Board of Medicine: Check his credentials on the board of medicine website for the state he practices in. You can also check if he is board certified on the website for the board of his specialty. ...Read more

9

9
Can a doctor lie to you without checking you out ?

Can a doctor  lie to you without checking  you out ?

Not ethical: One way or the other health care providers should be as truthful as possible with patients.Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

10

10
Can you tell me how doctors check your amniotic fluid?

Can you tell me how doctors check your amniotic fluid?

Ultrasound: An ultrasound of the uterus is done to measure the pockets of fluid. There are two ways to do this. You can measure the single largest vertical pocket or you can measure the largest vertical pocket in each of 4 quadrants around the umbilicus and add them together. ...Read more