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Where is the best place to get a whipple at mercy or -jewish…

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Where is the best place to get a whipple at mercy or barnes-jewish or better to go out of state

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

I know I'm a candidate just trying to make sure I try to get the best... I have a special needs son I need to care for

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Don't smoke or drink, mass is 4 cm

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 7 months ago
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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 7 months ago

if you are in St. Louis, Mo, I would go to Wash Univ cancer center

http://hpb-gisurg.wustl.edu/en/Patient-Care/Pancreatic-Cancer

they have a big cancer center and do the most Whipple procedures in the area.

http://hpb-gisurg.wustl.edu/Contact-Us

You may contact the Department of Surgery, Section of Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Surgery, at Washington University School of Medicine by writing or calling:

Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
Section of Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and GI Surgery
Campus Box 8109, 660 S. Euclid Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110(###) ###-####/p>

let me know if you have questions.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Do you have a recommendation on a doctor?
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 7 months ago

William G. Hawkins, MD Chief, Section of Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic and GI Surgery Neidorff Family and Robert C. Packman Professor

http://hpb-gisurg.wustl.edu/Faculty/HawkinsWilliam

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Please confirm that I am not going to be charged the $50. Thank you.
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that 50 is for additional phone consult services.

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