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What our customer say about Best Doctors®
Marie had a family history of retinitis pigmentosa (RP), a genetic eye disorder that can lead to severe vision impairment or even blindness. She had always been worried that her two sons Daniel (15) and Steven (10) might develop the disease. So when Daniel mentioned having blurry vision while playing football, she immediately feared the worst.
Marie called Best Doctors and was soon in contact with one of the world’s top specialists in retinal diseases. He immediately calmed her fears that she was not a carrier, and arranged for genetic testing to confirm the diagnosis. He also gave Marie and her boys practical advice on diet and other supplements to ensure optimum eye health for the whole family.
Michelle was just about to start university when she was diagnosed with a rare and very serious disorder. Symptoms included kidney failure, anaemia, dangerously high blood pressure and loss of vision. Best Doctors subsequently contacted an internationally renowned nephrologist who provided Michelle’s mother with specific treatment alternatives that she could discuss with the treating doctors. Since starting on her new treatment, Michelle has seen a dramatic improvement in her health.
After unknowingly removing lead-based paint from a door with a heat gun, Brendan suffered for years with eye problems and headaches. Despite several visits to medical professionals, his condition did not improve. Thanks to Best Doctors his condition was diagnosed as a corneal disorder and Brendan has now regained his quality of life - especially on the golf course!
About 15 years ago Paul went to see his doctor complaining of shortness of breath whenever he did any exercise or strenuous activity.
He was soon diagnosed with COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. But his condition worsened, with a lung transplant seemingly the only answer.
Thanks to Best Doctors - who worked in conjunction with his specialist and GP - Paul has received invaluable insight into managing his condition with regular lung and liver testing, and he now enjoys a much improved lifestyle.