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Benefits of Opting for a Specialized Doctor

Many of us have primary care physicians or family doctors, whom we go for health checks and for treating a host of basic illnesses from fever to diarrhoea.  Such a person offers a broad spectrum of services across various health conditions. However, in such cases, advice and treatment from a specialist doctor is essential. Your physician can forward your case to a specialist, looking into the disease, its symptoms and diagnose it. A specialist has an advanced level of skill-sets in their area of chosen specialty; for instance, an orthopaedic surgeon or a gastroenterologist. So, while going to a primary physician is like ordering coffee from a regular restaurant, opting for a specialized doctor is akin to going to a dedicated coffee shop. You may have to pay a premium but you get specialized, gourmet varieties of coffee offerings.

 Benefits when you choose a specialized doctor:

  1. Expedited treatment or management of symptoms – A primary care physician can offer limited options for treatment and even if he or she does, the doctor may try giving you different medications to see how you respond. This results in delay and if the patient does not respond enough, he or she is bound to feel weak by persisting symptoms, and experience more complications. Instead, if you directly approach a specialist, the doctor by virtue of his or her experience in treating an array of same or similar conditions, can give faster resolutions.  On the basis of a few diagnostic tests, the doctor can expedite your treatment.
  2. Effective Treatment – The specialist doctor can administer effective treatment which can cure the problem, instead of just managing the symptoms. He or she takes the help of pathology services and then offers comprehensive treatment. For instance, blood in stool could mean many things, which is why the condition is referred to a specialist. Based on the diagnostic tests and his or her expertise in the field, the doctor can effectively treat the problem.
  3. Options on the offer – The specialist is in a position to offer different forms of treatment options to the patient. He or she can patiently explain the pros and cons of different methods and leave it to the patient to decide what suits him or her. The specialist can also give suggestions on what treatment route can be the most effective, under the given circumstances. For instance, an orthopedic specialist may give medications, rule out surgery but at the same time inform that physiotherapy is important for maintaining bone health.
  4. Fewer chances of relapse – A specialist can not only provide the best treatment for any disorder or disease in his or her area of specialization; he or she can also take steps to ensure that a particular illness does not relapse or come back again.  Such type of comprehensive and calibrated approach to the treatment is something that a medical specialist can excel in.

Specialization is the need of the hour in every field, including medicine. People want a quicker and effective solution to their medical problem. While a primary care physician may also work as a specialist in certain spheres, for instance, as a cardiologist; he or she may not be the best person when you wish to get specialized treatment for your nose. In that scenario, you have to go an ENT (Eyes, Nose, and Throat) specialist.

Specialists rely on diagnostic tests as a base for effective treatment. Based on the results of the laboratory tests, they decide on what medications are to be given. Contact the best diagnostic service center in the city for more information on various lab tests available.

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You will get a call within 12 Hrs from the time of Booking. *T&C – Free home sample collection is not available on specific tests. Pediatric home sample collection ( kids below 10 years age ) is available at specific cities only



Patient Testimonials

“Excellence of Apollo Diagnostics is already a recognized fact across India. Adding more strength to their reputation is their caring nature and supportive attitude. I’ll always prefer to take their services than selecting mediocre quality making any compromise with my health.”

Mr. Shahul Hameed, Chennai

“The way Apollo Diagnostics kept me at ease during the sample collection process, the way they supported me to be at my convenience and confidence is really something I’ll always remember. They were also flawless in maintaining the hygiene. Hats off to them!”

Mr. Laxmi Kantham, Hyderabad

“Awesome is probably the one word to express my views about Apollo Diagnostics. Efficiency, punctuality, compassion, sincerity…I’ll give high marks to them in all of these. Great going, Apollo!”

Shivaraj Kadam, Pune

“Thanks for the seamless service. Based on my experience I can assure that, be it quality or punctuality, Apollo Diagnostics is one name to trust and depend on.”

Mr. Thomas, Mysuru

“Excellent sense of timing! The technician arrived right on time. He was really well-trained, in terms of his skill and manner, as well. Apollo Diagnostics is doing a great job.”

Subbalakshmi, Vizag

“Appreciate the quality of service that I’ve received from Apollo Diagnostics. Their competence, caring nature, sincerity, valuing customer’s time – all these together have shaped them as the most trusted diagnostic service provider in the country.
Keep up the good work!

Mrs. Pravati Dash, Bengaluru

“My mother needed a blood test, but was unable to walk due to pain in her leg. A Phlebotomist from Apollo Diagnostics came home and collected the sample. I was informed, via SMS, that the report could be collected from any of the 3 centres in Dibrugarh, downloaded online or even delivered home for a nominal fee. Although the rates were reasonable, my mother also received a senior citizens discount too! This saved my time, money & energy. My aachhe din really seemed to have arrived! Thank you Apollo Diagnostics and hats off for displaying true professionalism.”

Mr. Alokk Kar Dowerah, Dibrugarh

“Whenever I need to have a blood sample collected from home, I ask for Vasu. He is punctual, courteous and so skilled I hardly feel any pain when he draws the sample. Plus, I truly appreciate how quickly the reports are delivered. Thanks Apollo!”

Mr. Sukumar, Film director, Sriram Nagar, Hyderabad

“Their accurate understanding of customer’s needs is one thing that set them apart and ahead of all others. As a result, it becomes easier for them to deliver the right service, that with their matchless efficiency and care to ensure less pain and easily accomplished sample collection. Apollo Diagnostics is simply doing an amazing job!”

Soundarya Abhirami, Hyderabad

“The overall service standard of Apollo Diagnostics is admirably high. The technician was punctual and well-behaved, and has the genuine skill to collect the test sample without troubling the customer. These are probably some of the major reasons for them to be the best in India.”

Mrs. Lakshmi, Chennai

“The most crucial factor with Apollo Diagnostics is that they always train their Phlebotomists so well that the team consistently remains efficient and punctual and we receive a premium quality diagnostic service. Good job. Keep it up.”

Mr. Amit Kumar Patil, Bengaluru

Service they deliver is no less than the promise they make. Be it quality, respect for customer’s time, or efficiency of their technicians…simply matchless. I confidently recommend Apollo Diagnostics to everyone.”

Nanjappa, Mysuru