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Specialist to treat foot drop - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Problem of foot drop after the surgery for the 70 year old people?
User :   hello
User :   We have seen on the google search that Dr. is there but his all setup is in US.
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   my father has operated for hair crack in the spinal.
User :   after that operation he is now post operative foot drop problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   he taken so many opinions of the different dr. but stiill he ia paining in the fingers of the right foot &feeling the weight of aroud the 40 kg while lifting the foot.
Doctor :   ok
User :   Before operation the only problem was of one of the veins in the back used to come in the hair crack so Dr done the 4 hour surgery but that problem is solved but started foot drop in the right leg.
User :   can you suggest the best DR. in India for the problem related to the foot drop.
User :   i searched on the net ithe only Name is of Dr.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   We can help you in Bangalore
Doctor :   as we dont have database in Maharastra
User :   But before going to benlore all the way from mumbai can you provide kindof support in mumbai?
User :   Because if Dr. will see the photos &case history here he can easily answer whether it is curable or not?
Doctor :   I know the problem
Doctor :   We are yet to set up the base in Mumbai
User :   cause this happened previously also we went &after seeing case the dr denied for the treate ment.
Doctor :   we shall be soon
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   When was the op done
User :   yes we will definetly go but can we send the papers before?&have a talk with the concerns.because my father has such a pain in his leg that he can not sit continuous during traveling.
User :   operation was done in 2005May
Doctor :   Seems long enough
Doctor :   would you prefer log in after 2 hours or call us after 2 hours
Doctor :   we can see if we can find someone around
Doctor :   The number is (Mon - Fri, 12PM to 6PM)
User :   till now who ever we got the contact of the local Dr. we went there taken the month or long treatement but the things are same .Now he is feeing the second leg will alsostart dropping the fott.
User :   fine i can log in after 2 hours
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