Second opinion, how to ask doctor for? - page 2

I have had shoulder pain for 14 months (fell down a hill ). Doctor suggests shoulder surgery (wants to look around for possible spurs or torn roator cuff that did not show up on MRI). I go back to... Read More

  1. by   justme1972
    On a personal level, I don't ask a doctor for a second opinon..I just get one.

    I also never get one from the group the first doctor was in, b/c another doctor will most likely not go against the medical opinion of another physician in that same group, so to me, that opinion would be worthless to seek.

    Just my