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no medical insurance he injured it in nz about 5 years ago told it was his ac joint had it cotisoned and it came right was not given an mir scan here last year he injured it at the gym lifting weights this is in oz we he is living at the moment went to specialist and had a cortisone slowly over time it vame right he went back to the gym few months ago and it aggravatted it again had an mir scan sunday went to specialist yesterday and needs an operation there is a cyst there fluid and the cartlidge is stuffed he is in pain . it would cost $8000 in australia not sure of the waiting list here or the cost of it here in nz specialist said it is not his ac joint and couldnt understand why he wasnt sent for a scan when he first injured it
thankyou can you give some idea of the cost in nz