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How do I get my DR to listen to me? I have a lot of pain since injury 47 days ago w/o improvement! No meds are working. He INSISTS its Lumbar strain

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Dr. JAYENDRA SHAH
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: Trauma- disc damage

trauma will give pain but not long lasting LIKE YOU HAVE SOME MD DONT HAVE TIME TO LISTEN PATIENT.
A MEDICINE CAN GIVE RELIEF . ASK FOR SECOND OPINION- AS CONSUMER U CAN CHANGE MD AS NO NEED TO SUFFER TOO LONG.XRAYS PLUS MRI CAN BE DONE TEST LIKE EMG CAN BE DONE PHYS THERAPY MUST BE USED AS GOOD TOOL. U HAVE A CHOICE AND U CAN GIVE LIST OF YOUR PROBLEMS AND CONCERNS TO MD , ON NEXT VISIT ,

In brief: Trauma- disc damage

trauma will give pain but not long lasting LIKE YOU HAVE SOME MD DONT HAVE TIME TO LISTEN PATIENT.
A MEDICINE CAN GIVE RELIEF . ASK FOR SECOND OPINION- AS CONSUMER U CAN CHANGE MD AS NO NEED TO SUFFER TOO LONG.XRAYS PLUS MRI CAN BE DONE TEST LIKE EMG CAN BE DONE PHYS THERAPY MUST BE USED AS GOOD TOOL. U HAVE A CHOICE AND U CAN GIVE LIST OF YOUR PROBLEMS AND CONCERNS TO MD , ON NEXT VISIT ,
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