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PCP, what would you do?Your pt.has a gyn problem.You offer to examine & treat it but she insists on a referral to a gyn covered by her HMO.
First do no harm.: The patient is in charge of their decisions at all times assuming they are not a minor and that they are competent for medical decision making. It is not your obligation to talk the patient out of specialty referral. Many patients make poor decisions about their health and as a doctor we can only serve as a guide. If they choose to reject your offer to evaluate and treat, that is their right. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the best way to find a primary physician. Im a 34yr old male, haven't had a regular check up.?
Primary care doctor: If you have insurance, first look at their directory of physicians that are part of the plan. You can then choose from the selection. To take it a step further, find our from friends and family who they use and like, see if their doctor is part of your insurance plan then make an appointment. As a 34y/o healthy male, you should keep up to date with your preventive tests at least every 1-2 years. ...Read more
Do I go to a gynecologist if I want her to check a rash on my breast? Or a primary care physician?
PCP: i thin your PCP will be more helpful in this case. ...Read more
Clinicaltrials.gov: Clinicaltrials.Gov is a comprehensive database of clinical trials in the United States and around the world. You may also find www.Researchmatch.Org useful, as it is geared specifically to patients. (note: researchmatch is an nih-funded project i learned about at vumc through the work of paul harris - I have no conflict of interest). ...Read more
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A Psychiatrist: A psychiatrist, especially a board certified child psychiatrist would seem best to be able to make the diagnosis of asperger syndrome. All child psychiatrists, like myself, are also general?Adult psychiatrist. We have special expertise being able to diagnose conditions usually beginning in childhood, as is the case here. A good book is asperger syndrome byu tony attwood. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Concerning mole: Although many doctors do feel comfortable assessing and treating concerning skin lesions - the dermatologist has specific and intensive training in the matter. Your dermatologist would also be in a position to biopsy or treat a lesion. Recommend a head to toe skin evaluation by a dermatologist annually. take care. ...Read more
Was referred to see a dermatologist and get a patch test by a doctor on here for bumps when using some products. Will my gp refer me to a dermatolog?
Patch testing: can be performed by dermatologist or allergist. and yes your GP should refer you to one of those specialists ...Read more
Sure: Primary care doctors treat simple anxiety all the time. Of course, this often means prescription tranquilizers — safe & effective if used rarely, not good if used often. Some will prescribe ssris or other meds instead; every option has pros & cons. In contrast, psychotherapy may more successfully get to the cause of the anxiety, to prevent it from returning. And there's no addiction risk. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What is another title for a holistic doctor? I'm trying to find a good doctor that specializes n vitamins & minerals.
What is a good resource to use to find a psychologist or psychiatrist for my 8 yr old son's adhd?
Pediatrician first: Even if your pediatrician doesn't treat adhd they can almost certainly give you some sugestions about who to see. There's also a great website called psychology today with a search engine to look for therapists of all kinds with all kinds of specialties. You can search by distance, insurance, type of therapy, age group, etc. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Who is an Expert? : In my experience expertise comes with experience and not with a degree. I am a much wiser and smarter physician today than i was ten years ago. If the arnp is working in a dermatology office they are likely to have experience and thus expertise. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello Doctors. I have a question: is it possible to get a psychological assessment done by a professional other than a physician?
Infertile husband: Absolutely! Please go to the doctor with your husband and all details will be evaluated and discussed with your husband and you. If you can, please let me know what developed. ...Read more
Yes: Doctors are trained to take care of patients no matter their gender. ...Read more