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Alzheimer's variant and speech therapy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hi
User :   My dad suffers from alzheimer's variant that is affecting his communication
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I was recommended by the neurologist to use a speech therapist
User :   are there speech therapists who can help alzheimers patients?
Doctor :   Alzheimer
Doctor :   *Alzheimer's disease is a progressing condition.
Doctor :   Its difficult to predict how much speech therapy can help your dad now, without examination.
Doctor :   If a neurologist who has examined your dad, has recommended one.
Doctor :   then I shall help you finding one for you.
Doctor :   Give me a few minutes.
User :   I was recommended by the doctor a month back but she didnt reccommend any speech therapist
Doctor :   Give me a few minutes in finding you one.
Doctor :   Are you looking for one at
User :   preferably
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   There are plenty of speech therapist available at
Doctor :   I shall request one of our customer care executive to call you and help in fixing an appointment with speech therapist.
User :   do they do house visits?
Doctor :   they will guide you through in obtaining a good one and probably fix an appointment too.
Doctor :   We shall get the details from them and get back to you on phone.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please confirm your phone number and email id.
Doctor :   Please confirm your phone number and email id.
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   yes
User :   thanks i have got the call from the customer care exec
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