ColumbiaDoctors Second Opinion
An Expert Second Opinion from the Comfort of Your Home
Getting a second opinion can be a vital part of making an informed decision about your treatment or the care of a loved one. It is helpful to have as much information as possible. You can obtain a second opinion from one of our expert physicians at ColumbiaDoctors from the comfort of your home, from anywhere in the nation. We have partnered with Grand Rounds to provide this convenient, confidential, and highly secure service to you. Our care team will be available every step of the way to help you through this process.
How Do I Get Started?
You can start a second opinion online or by phone. Please be prepared to:
- Register and create an account using your email address.
- Have a valid credit card ready to pay the ColumbiaDoctors Second Opinion fee of $800. This fee is not covered by your insurance and is due when you begin the second opinion process.
- Have a list of your local doctors available whom Grand Rounds should contact to obtain your medical records or those of the patient, as well as the doctors' contact information.
- Provide information about yourself or the patient, such as demographic details and specifics about the medical condition.
ColumbiaDoctors SECOND OPINION
As Simple as 1-2-3-4
Begin your case by creating an account and providing your information to us. We will assign a care coordinator to assist you.
The care team gets to work, doing the legwork and gathering your medical records. Then we send your information to the best physician for your condition.
An expert ColumbiaDoctors physician receives your medical records and reviews your case. We provide you with a written second opinion in 3-5 days.
You’re now armed with knowledge. Review your report and make an informed decision with your local physician.
Need more information? Find out more about Second Opinions on our Frequently Asked Questions.