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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

“Finding the best place for a diagnostic test is as important as consulting the best doctor. The Apollo name was what guided me to Apollo Diagnostics and I am indeed glad that I came here. From attending us on time to sample collection, everything flowed so smoothly. I was particularly impressed by the hygiene. It was definitely a value for money experience. Thanks a lot Apollo Diagnostics…keep up the good work!”

Mrs. Ferha Jabeen, Old Bowenpally, Secunderabad

“I Have heard a lot of good things about Apollo Diagnostics from our family physician as well as from relatives and friends. So then next time I needed a diagnostic centre, I visited Apollo Diagnostics and I was really glad I did. For one, I didn’t have to wait. The technician was extremely good, and the place was really clean. It was certainly a value for money experience. Great job Apollo Diagnostics!”

Ms. T. Jaya, Nakkalagutta, Hanmakonda

“I must say Apollo Diagnostics places a great value on time and patient comfort! I am a fan of their home collection service which is not only on time and technically sound, but the hygiene and cordiality of the visiting technician is also commendable. Hats off! I’ll continue to recommend Apollo Diagnostics to my family and friends.”

Mr. B. Pochaiah, Mallikarjuna Nagar Colony, Old Bowenpally, Secunderabad

“I have always had a great experience with Apollo Diagnostics. The calls are unfailingly answered. The scheduled appointment is kept to the minute. The phlebotomist is well-trained in both technique and putting the patient at ease. Apollo Diagnostics undoubtedly delivers value for money. They will always be my top option for all the diagnostic needs of my family.”

Mr. Prasanta Kumar Jena, JP Nagar, Bengaluru

“I came to know about Apollo Diagnostics from my relatives and friends. So, when I required a check up to be done, I thought about trying their service once. From sticking to the appointed time to accuracy of technique, it was really a great experience overall. Hygiene of the technician and the centre as well, was also quite admirable. I certainly felt it delivers value for money service. From now on, I’ll always visit Apollo Diagnostics for all my checkups.”

Mr. Venkateshwar Rao, Hanmakonda

“I was looking for a good diagnostic centre to get some checkups done. I was confused as there are so many of them all over the city. Some of my friends recommended Apollo Diagnostics as the best one. I’ll always remain thankful to them. The technician at Apollo Diagnostics was not only punctual but his competency was certainly praiseworthy. I never felt any discomfort as he was so confident and compassionate. Great job Apollo Diagnostics!”

Mr. T Radhakishan Rao, Hanmakonda

“My experience with Apollo Diagnostics has been consistently good. Securing the appointment was very easy and the schedule was maintained to the dot. The behaviour of the technician was pleasant and he was well–versed with his job. The place was noticeably clean and I did not face any discomfort during the process. The reports were delivered as promised and surprisingly, the service was pretty affordable. I would recommend Apollo Diagnostics to my circle without any hesitation!”

Mr. Arif Ameer, JP Nagar, Bengaluru

“Apollo Diagnostics came highly recommended by my friends. I was particularly impressed by their cordiality, time management and process competence. Another must mention is the hygiene factor that is impeccable. Given the quality delivered, this is certainly a value for money experience. Thanks a lot Apollo Diagnostics…keep up the great work!”

Ms. A.Madhavi, Warangal

“Our family physician strictly instructed me to get the checkup done at Apollo Diagnostics. I am glad I respected his opinion. I was attended to as soon as I went in. The technician was a true expert at his job and made it a painless experience for me. I also observed that the centre was spotless and all the staff members were particular about maintaining hygiene. Apollo Diagnostics certainly delivers value for money. I’ll always recommend Apollo Diagnostics to my family and friends.”

Ms. Vimala, Hanmakonda

“My Apollo Diagnostics experience has thus far been truly amazing. Besides unfailingly maintaining the schedule – be it sample taking or report delivery, their sense of cleanliness is also tops. The technicians are well-trained and do their job with diligence and in a friendly manner that puts patients at ease at once. Apollo Diagnostics is setting a very high standard indeed! Now that’s what I call a fine job!”

Ms. G. Jyothi, Warangal

“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