Need a Second Opinion?
“My doctor says I need surgery, but I’m going to get a second opinion.”
“My doctor says I only need chemotherapy, but I’m going to get a second opinion.”
This statement may save your life & help you get the right treatment. Before engaging in serious or long-term treatment, confirm & get a Detailed Case Review & Second Opinion today.
Get a Second Opinion from some of the best doctors in the world without needing to travel. A second opinion can help you make the best decisions for your health.
Detailed Second Opinions Without Travelling
At IMT, we understand the concerns patients have before engaging in a life changing procedure or starting serious medical treatment, which is why we have partnered with some of the best hospitals in the world to provide you with a second opinion, giving you better oversight on your treatment options. This can be done from the comfort of your own home, so you don’t need to travel or leave your house.
By engaging our partner hospitals, you get access to advanced medical knowledge and medical procedure options offered at some of the world’s leading hospitals. Reach out to us today, we are only a click away
Here is a list of hospitals we work with to provide you with a second opinion that gives you a better oversight on your treatment options.
Only the Best Hospitals To Choose From In The IMT Network
Bumrungrad, located in Bangkok, Thailand, is ranked the 9th best hospital in the world and has won numerous awards.
Treats over 550,000 international patients each year.
39 Specialty Centers equipped with the latest technology & experienced specialists to treat complex conditions.
+1,000 doctors – most internationally trained in the US, UK and Germany.
A leading 254-bed hospital designed to provide high quality American standard of healthcare, conveniently located in Dubai.
Provides American Standards without the high cost of undertaking treatment in the US.
Part of the prestigious Mayo Clinic Network
Most doctors trained, worked and qualified in the US.
NMC was the first company in Abu Dhabi to be listed on the London stock exchange.
NMC owns and also manages over 135 healthcare facilities.
NMC hospitals are JCI accredited meaning that they have the same high standards as hospitals in the US.
FACT: How Common is a Medical Misdiagnosis?
According to a study undertaken by the Mayo Clinic (2017) in the USA, it was found that 21% (1 out of 5) of serious cases were diagnosed incorrectly.
A wrong diagnosis and incorrect treatment can set a patient on the wrong path and lower the chances of recovery. Getting a second opinion from an experienced specialist at a leading hospital can help to reduce this chance.
Who needs a second opinion?
When it comes to your health and treatment, ensuring you are getting the right treatment can mean everything. Getting a second opinion from a specialist in the same field assists in giving certainty that the advice from the first specialist is correct. But who may need a second opinion?
If you have been diagnosed with a serious condition and would like to confirm the diagnosis.
If you have been told to undergo surgery and would like to know if that is the best option or if there may be alternatives.
If you have been told to undergo serious medical treatment and would like to know if that is the right treatment or what other treatment options may be recommended.
Reasons to Get a second Opinion Through IMT
Confirm If Your Diagnosis Is Correct
Confirm If Your Treatment Plan Is Right For You
Confirm If Other Treatment Options Are Available & Suitable
Getting A Detailed Case Review & Second Opinion Has Never Been Easier
No wasting time trying to figure out a good hospital… No waiting for weeks to get feedback… No Travel Required…
Contact us via the “Get A Detailed Case Review & Second Opinion Now” button or WhatsApp us to start the process of getting a second opinion.
SUBMIT MEDICAL REPORTS
An IMT Case Manger will review all your information & medical records submitted.
They will contact you to confirm your preferred hospital and specialist.
Once all information is sufficient to send to the specialist for the second opinion, we will share a secure payment link with you to make the payment via debit card or credit card.
Once the payment has been received, we will share all your medical reports and information with the chosen specialist at your chosen partner hospital.
The specialist will review all the information provided and compile a detailed second opinion within 3-5 business days.
During this time, we may ask for more information if the specialist has requested.
DETAILED SECOND OPINION SHARED
Your IMT Case Manager will share with you the Detailed Second Opinion and set up a time for you to discuss with the specialist on a telemedicine consultation.
ONLINE TELEMEDICINE CONSULTATION
Log on and have your telemedicine consultation online at the agreed time with the specialist to discuss your case and allow you to ask any questions.
- ✔ Costs between $100 to $150 depending on the hospital & specialist
- ✔ Includes a Detailed Case Review & Second Opinion
- ✔ Choose from a leading specialist at a leading hospital in our network
- ✔ Includes a video consultation with the specialist so you can discuss further
- ✔ Includes a dedicated Case Manager to help you through the entire process
- ✔ Get a Detailed Case Review & Second Opinion within 3-5 business days
- ✔ Includes all Hospital & Specialist fees. Nothing else to be paid – Guaranteed.
Get a Second Opinion Yourself Vs Through IMT
|Other Leading Hospitals||Second Opinion Through IMT|
||2 needed||None needed|
||Yes, to visit hospital in person||No travel required|
||No||Yes included in the one price|
||Pay 2 consultations, flights & other expenses||Only 1 fee for everything|
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Some patients may be concerned that obtaining a second opinion may offend their current doctor. However you should not be:
- Your local doctor should not be offended because as they know that an inaccurate diagnoses can have sever consequences for patients and that it is challenging for any one doctor to know about every available option.
- Many doctors around the world will reach out to their colleagues for opinions on the cases, especially when a colleague has experience particular to a patient’s case. Getting a Second Opinion is the same.
- New treatments are appearing very rapidly, and a doctor’s background and experience handling complex cases matters. Not all doctors have such experience and so getting a second opinion can be important.
- Having additional information about your diagnosis and treatment can only be helpful to you. It should be your right to seek a medical second opinion.
A: You may want another opinion to:
- Make sure your diagnosis is right.
- Get advice from a doctor with expertise on your condition.
- Explore other treatment options.
- If you’re considering some new experimental approach or a procedure that involves using experimental instruments or devices.
A: Currently we have specialists that can provide a second opinion for the following:
- Cancer (Oncology and all Sub-specialties Medical, Surgical, Haematology, Palliative)
- Heart (Cardiology)
- Spine and Joint (Orthopaedics)
We are working on adding additional specialists and additional specialities in our network. If you would like to get a second opinion on a condition that is not listed above, please contact us via email firstname.lastname@example.org click on the WhatsApp button or fill in the form and a case manager will get in contact with you to discuss.
A: The cost of getting a second opinion is between $100 to $150 which is inclusive of everything. There are no other added fees or costs.
Once we review all your information is sufficient to share with the specialist at the selected hospital, we will share a secure payment link for you to pay. We send the funds to the hospital. You will not be asked to pay anything else by us or the hospital.
A: You need to have your most recent (at most 6 months) medical records, imaging, pathology slides or any other test results relevant to your condition that will help the Specialist provide a second opinion for you. Please note that the medical records need to be in soft copies (that can be send Via WhastApp/ email).
A: Most patients consider getting a second opinion on the following:
- Heart problems.
- Psychological or mental illness.
- Conditions affecting the brain or spinal cord.
- Congenital defects.
- Sexual problems and diseases affecting the reproductive organs.
Starting the wrong treatment can have severe consequences. While starting treatment quickly is important, starting the wrong treatment can be worse.
We understand your urgency and will work towards you getting a Second Opinion as quickly as possible from one of the specialists at our partner hospitals.
We understand that this can be a real challenge, which is why we have introduced the Second Opinion Service in partnership with some of the world’s leading specialists, without the need to travel.