Seeking a second opinion is standard medical practice for all kinds of medical questions and concerns. Partners Online Second Opinions offers patients and their doctors confidence they are on the right path.
Partners HealthCare is a not-for-profit healthcare delivery network based in Boston, Massachusetts. Member institutions include prestigious Harvard Medical School teaching hospitals, including Brigham & Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, which co-founded Partners in 1994.
Read about some of the thousands of patients whom we've helped over the past two decades.
"Our local doctor was adamant about me receiving radiation, but your specialist argued that the small intestine was now resting on the bed of the tumor and thus impossible to radiate. The original hospital had already said radiation was not needed, but no one would talk with us unless we made a visit. Getting a second opinion through POSO was less costly than traveling to the hospital for a consultation, and your specialist addressed all of my questions and concerns thoroughly."