Many aspects and obstacles in life entice us to seek more advice, whether from a spouse, friend, colleague, family member, or otherwise. Receiving a second opinion after surgery isn’t all that different, in certain regards. All medical professionals want the very best for their patients. Be that as it may, some can provide different insight that may be better for your case. Some questions you may consider when seeking a second opinion include:
The best time to get a second opinion after your surgery is as soon as possible. In fact, the sooner the better. It’s important to give yourself sufficient reassurance to achieve a greater peace of mind. If for any reason you are searching for a second opinion after your spinal surgery, Dr. Callewart and his qualified team can provide you with the Craig C. Callewart, MD Difference.
Craig C. Callewart, MD is a fellowship-trained, board-certified orthopedic surgeon who believes that the most important aspect of providing quality care is forming strong relationships with his patients. Dr. Callewart has been in practice for over 27 years, having performed over 7,000 major spinal surgeries and treated over 30,000 patients. Dr. Callewart’s physician assistant, a colleague of over 25 years, possesses 30 years of experience in spinal and brain surgeries. This experience is very rare and a valuable asset to not only our practice but our patients looking to improve the quality of their lives.
Our phones here are answered by human beings, rather than an automated message or a phone tree. Even after office hours, our established patients can speak with one of our qualified PA-C or physicians for help, before deciding if they should make an expensive trip to the emergency room.
Having spent a majority of his career in a large group, Dr. Callewart understands the difficulties patients experience when seeking care. In a larger group of physicians, scheduling conflicts are known to occur and with it, a compromise in personalized, attentive care. Dr. Callewart strives to provide greater accessibility to all our patients. In doing so, we help each of our patients get their appointment with a great peace of mind. During your time with us, Dr. Callewart aims to keep you well-informed every step of the way, involving you in your treatment plan and personally discussing the details of your procedure with you.
Looking for a second opinion after your surgery? Contact us today to schedule a meeting with Dr. Callewart or his qualified assistants. We ask that you please bring all recent imaging studies to your appointment. We look forward to hearing from you!
"I have had the best experience with Dr. Callewart, his PA Joe, and the entire office staff. Everyone there is kind and friendly and helpful. I recently had surgery with Dr. Callewart and I have been very impressed with my recovery. I would recommend his 10 times over."
"Over 21 years with Dr. Callawart, 5 surgeries and physical therapy have completely restored my life to fully functional and active in all hobbies, work and kids activities. Highly recommend."
"Dr Callewart, Joe and Christina have been treating me over the past 4 years. I have been very pleased with his treatment plans which have included several surgeries. I'm so thankful for the time Dr. Callewart takes to explain what is causing my pain and how he intends to treat it. He's very knowledgeable and thorough."