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Have BP and gastric problem. Suggest hospitals for complete health check ups? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 05-Jun-2013
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Doctor:How can I help you?
User:Hi Dr XXXXXXX .. Good Afternoon
User:I am planning to get complete health check up for my dad here in bangalore...
User:he does have some gastric problems... can you please suggest me any good hospital and packages
User:his age is 53
Doctor:Which part of Bangalore are you from?
Doctor:Are you there?
User:I stay in New Thippasandra
Doctor:Let me explain to you.
User:ok please
Doctor:Health check up packages are priced at different ranges based on the centre you are planning to get the test and the type of health package you are opting.
Doctor:Again the number and type of test included in a package would vary from centre to centre.
Doctor:At the age of 55 with only gastric problems in his medical history,
User:he also has BP
Doctor:Ok with blood pressure added, he will need a package that consists of atleast
Doctor:complete hemogram, ESR, Blood sugar, Serum Creatinine, ECG and cardiac check up and endoscopy.
Doctor:Other test such as liver function test, metabolic check ups such as thyroid functions, calcium levels, serum electrolytes and ultrasound scans are optional.
Doctor:Most hospitals should have these test in a comprehensive healthcheck up plan.
User:we are planning to go for Apollo clinic in XXXXXXX nagar... any idea which package we can take to cover all these tests?
Doctor:I am unaware of the tests covered in each of the health packages at Apollo clinic Indiranagar.
Doctor:You may call the clinic to get the accurate details from them.
Doctor:Once the details are found, you may contact us
Doctor:and we can help you decide which package to go for.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Do you have any other queries?
User:this site lists all the packages available...
User:if possible could you please check and advice
Doctor:Give me a few minutes to check.
User:sure thanks
Doctor:May I know his current height and weight?
Doctor:Are you there?
User:just a sec
User:5.4 and 64kgs
Doctor:Does he smoke or drink alcohol?
Doctor:In that cases, if I were you, I would opt for Master Health check or Heart check.
Doctor:None of these packages contain endoscopy in it.
Doctor:You may get that test done by a gastroenterologist seperately.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
User:even i want to health check... which package will suit me...
User:i dont have any smoking or alcohol habits
User:any other medical history
User:medical problems history
Doctor:May I know your age?
User:i work for software company
Doctor:And your weight and height?
User:63 kgs and 5.4
Doctor:Have you undergone any health check ups in the past?
Doctor:You could go for Master Health check. Future check if you are too conspicuous of your health.
Doctor:Have you followed?'
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
User:Thanks a lot for you time Dr XXXXXXX
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
User:Bye for now..
Doctor:Bye for now.
User:Have a nice day
Doctor:Wish you the same.
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