Seeking a second opinion from the psychiatrists at Vazhikatti can help you make an informed, confident decision about your mental health care. It will help you to receive an accurate diagnosis and the best treatment options available. Sometimes, a second opinion at the right time may help you find out about the treatment options you didn’t know were available. For better decision-making, a second medical opinion can help confirm diagnosis or discuss all alternative treatment options.
Getting a second opinion from a mental health expert is easy and you get the answers and confirmations you need. You can now directly book an appointment for a second opinion at Vazhikatti. Our team of Mental health professionals will be happy to help you to receive an accurate diagnosis and the best treatment options, for relief and recovery from mental health / psychiatric illness.
Clients coming for second opinion will have a consultation with a Psychiatrist, followed by psychological assessment by Clinical psychologist, if needed.
Second opinion will be of help for conditions like long standing mental illness such as Schizophernia, Bipolar disorder, Chronic Depression, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Dementia, Alcohol Dependence, Drug addictions, Anxiety, Panic Disorder and other Chronic Mental Disorders / Chronic mental health issues.
Any consultant will welcome the input of another professional. It’s important to give the exact details of your previous diagnosis and planned treatment to the doctor with whom you are seeking the second opinion. Always make sure you have the below mentioned documents, when you seek second opinion.
Copies of all your reports.
Discharge Summary - If you were hospitalized earlier.
A summary of your current treatment plan.
Details of your current medication plan and dosage schedule.