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Please ask a????: Yes there is a children's medical center in dallas. If you have a specific question related to this? Or others please submit a separate question. Questions are not linked. Please read through any question you submit to the site before you send it in.
Children's Hospital: One of nation's leading children's hospitals and located in dc.
Pediatric Hospital: The fontan procedure is typically performed in children with congenital heart disease such as left hypoplastic heart or tricuspid atresia. It is best to go to hospitals with the most volume and experience in handling this condition, such as a pediatric hospital or hospital with a high volume of pediatric cardiac surgeries.See 1 more doctor answer
General Practice: A general practice physician can get his/her medical license after serving a 1 year, often rotating, internship. They provide primary care to families, from preventive exams to picking up early on illness. They have to be sharp in many areas to know when to do additional diagnostic tests, etc. Also they're courageous to keep up with so much, and humble enough to refer for more specialized care.
Where do you live wh: What do you need done maybe I can help a suggestion.
Varies: The size of the facility is not what decides how frozen sections are read; the presence of good pathologist and support staff is really what matters.See 1 more doctor answer
Doctors say to go to a major medical center for cancer issues. What do people usually do when they live hundreds of miles away with follow up visits?
Initial consult: If there is no oncologist in your community and a complex tumor problem exists whether requiring surgical oncology, chemotherapy or radiation, a consult at the nearest Cancer Center should be made. If the Center believes they should initiate treatment they will but as to further management, they will refer you to an individual closer to your home for long term follow up and treatment.See 1 more doctor answer
Recommended: The ou med center is excellent for treatment in a variety of disorders. I have many patients who have had surgery in that facility. They have an outstanding reputation and I would feel confident in their surgical expertise.
CANCER: Is the DaVinci Robotic System used for pancreatic cancer in any major medical center in the U.S.?
Maybe: It's best that you give them a call to find out.
Carple tunnel problems and solutions. Is there a reliable web site for it, say from a medical center?
Check out the ASSH: The american society for surgery of the hand has an excellent website with information for patients about common hand conditions. Check out: http://www. Assh. Org/public/handconditions/pages/carpaltunnelsyndrome. Aspx good luck!
Not one: Believe it or not, the va has excellent centers for veterans. There are a number of great centers around the country, I would not say that one is better than the other. From where you live, I am sure that there are some exceptional movement disorders programs in philadelphia. Johns hopkins?
Is johns hopkins the only university or major medical center doing research on, or with a special interest in, autoimmune hypophysitis?
Research this online: There is information online as to where you may go for further exam and evaluation.See 1 more doctor answer
In the US, can you have an epilepsy patient take new AED at an epilepsy or medical center instead of home to be monitored closely for results?
Depends: Usually AED can be started as out patient. However it is based on case to case and individuals associated symptoms, safety and Epilepsy status
How long does a doctor have to be practicing before he/she is considered good? Is a 7 year residency at st. Joesph medical center in phoenix, az good?
A few years for most: In general sweet spot" for doctors is a few years out of training but not too many. However, doctors are like any other professionals -some are better than others. Seven years in residency should count for something, but not if it was a five year residency! To check the quality of the doctor look at your state licensing body. Https://fortress. Wa.gov/doh/providercredentialsearch/searchcriteria. Asp.See 1 more doctor answer
Please: Consult your urologist or the md who diagnosed the disease. Blindly my advise would be if you have a medical school in your proximity, even if many miles away, I would make an appointment with them immediately. Do not neglect the problem every day should count!
Oncology: Does my present medical and/or surgical oncologist at a large medical center arrange for an independent second opinion that I want, or do I?
Second opinions: The reason for the second opinion often guides who does the legwork of arranging the consult and with whom. Many patients and families benefit from consulting an expert at another center, which may also include (or be limited to) review of xrays, biopsy slides or other studies. Your present doctor can facilitate, but it often works best when you inform them of your interest, your reasons, and go.
Depends: All the cities have specialists in urology and urogynecology that can help treat your condition. Is it stress, urge, neurogenic, mixed incontinence. Stress in continence can be treated with bladder training or with surgical therapy. Urge incontinence can also be treated with biofeedback or medications. I would put our san antonio providers up against any in the country or elsewhere in texas.See 1 more doctor answer