|With the loads of data confronting doctors daily, being aware of all the latest breakthroughs and options is often difficult if not impossible. A second opinion can add a primary benefit to your diagnosis.
Telerad Providers – the primary place for a second opinion
Radiology on Demand, our renowned team of specialists uses the latest and most comprehensive technology and data to give you the most reliable second opinion and to constantly stay abreast of breaking developments in our fields of expertise, including MRI, CT, mammography, ultrasound, x-ray, PET and nuclear medicine.
A second opinion is good for both you and your physician. Many patients are concerned that they will offend their doctor by seeking out a second opinion. In fact, your doctor wants what is best for you. Many doctors actively support the peace-of-mind that a second opinion can bring. What’s more, physicians themselves informally seek second opinions from their peers. They often talk to other doctors in their practice, email colleagues and attend conferences where they discuss specific cases.
The various diagnostic devices provide a view inside the body, but it is up to the human eye and the judgment of the radiologist to analyze what the machine has recorded. A second opinion can confirm and validate prior diagnoses or may even present different options for consideration.
Studies show that, one out of three times, second opinions lead to a different diagnosis. That’s a fairly large number. However, other studies show that only one in five patients seek a second opinion in any given year.
Shouldn’t you increase the odds?
The easy solution for a second opinion. Telerad Providers it couldn’t be easier. We’re totally online. You don’t have to go anywhere or leave the comfort of your own home. All you have to do is send us your diagnostic imaging exam. Then we take over. We’ll act as detectives, making sure no stone is unturned in reaching an accurate, reliable second opinion. After all, a second opinion is the first line of defense.
Due to the limited diagnostic information being provided to us, we cannot take liability for any opinion provided.