Your child faces a challenging diagnosis or treatment decision? Have your child’s case reviewed by top experts. Receive answers and personalized recommendations across a broad range of pediatric specialties and subspecialties.
Global Second Opinion Paediatrics is a pilot program of Global Second Opinion that facilitates second opinions for complex pediatric cases – not only cancer.
This program is a physician-to-physician service and operates in select countries only. Please ask your child’s pediatrician to contact us.
Treatment approaches differ - find the best one for you
A second opinion provides refined treatment approaches in up to two thirds of patients
More families are requesting second opinions for challenging pediatric diseases
Excellent medical care requires a team approach
The European Academy of Paediatrics believes that children have an unquestionable right to health, safety, and wellbeing. Children have the right to access the highest possible standards of health-care (…) when they need specialised care. — European Academy of Paediatrics
The clinical benefits of using telemedicine technologies for consultations, case discussions, and ongoing clinical support (…) can improve communication and coordination between providers, particularly for children with special health care needs. — American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Policy Statement on Telemedicine
Studies have shown that telemedicine can enhance both comfort and facility in managing specific medical subspecialty issues. — American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Policy Statement on Telemedicine