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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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I received a diagnosis of MS and need a second opinion. I

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I received a diagnosis of MS and need a second opinion.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I have seen one neurologist, but I am extremely unhappy with his "bedside manner". I am on no medication yet.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Demyelination in a recent MRI. Possibly related to past use of Simvastatin.
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 20 days ago.

Hi. Dr Rick here. I completed an Internal medicine internship in NYC and have two decades of clinical experience. How can I assist you today?

Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 20 days ago.

How old are you?

M/F?

Do you have a copy of your medical records and MRI report?

Do you have any other medical problems or take any medications?

This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. I look forward to helping you.

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
I am 48 male. I don't have a copy of my medical record. I have a cd with the MRI on it.I am not on any medications right now.4 years ago I was on simvastatin and I believe this has something to do with the demyelination.
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 20 days ago.

Are you looking to have your diagnosis of MS confirmed or denied based on an online chat?

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
of course not, I am looking for a recommendation for a neurologist in the Chattanooga area.

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