Life is busy, and getting a second medical opinion might not be a top priority for patients who just want to go through treatment and move forward with their lives. But in some cases, getting a second opinion is well worth the investment in time. If your primary care doctor tells you that you need hip replacement surgery, for example, you should definitely seek a second opinion from an orthopaedic surgeon.
Watch this featured video to find out more about getting a second opinion. You’ll learn that you should get one if your original diagnosis is serious, if the treatment isn’t working, or if you’re anticipating surgical intervention.
When you need a second opinion from a sports injury specialist in Joliet, you can turn to MK Orthopaedics. Call (815) 741-6900, and find out for yourself why our patients prefer our orthopaedic surgeons .