NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Second Opinion Regarding Early Prostate Cancer
I have been diagnosed with early prostate cancer. Should I get a second opinion?
There are many options available to patients and many find a second opinion helpful. If you feel you are getting sufficient information from the physician caring for you that may not be be necessary. It comes down to how comfortable you are with your current physician, and there is no pat answer. I hope these thoughts are helpful to you.
Martin I Resnick, MD
Formerly, Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University