Jump to content

Vanderbit University


Mrs. Glass
 Share

Recommended Posts

I was just wondering what I have to do to be seen at the Autonomic Clinic at Vanderbilt University. I am so tired of doctors that dont know what they are doing. I am having so many anxiety attacks every day, because of these doctors. It seems that no one knows what they are doing. I am so tired of everything that I just cant cope with it anymore. I went to see my pcp again last week, and I have another bladder infection. I just got over one, and here it is again. Before I got sick I never had them. I also told her that the Senocot was not working, and she told me that I needed to get more exercise. I WISH I COULD! I just wanted to scream at her. But I waited until my daughter picked me up and just started crying. I dont know how much more of this junk that I am going to be able to handle. I just want a doctor that knows what they are doing. If anyone knows how to be seen there, please please let me know. I cant take much more from these doctors. Vanessa

Link to comment
Share on other sites

hi-

here's the direct link to the Vanderbilt ADC:

http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/root/vumc.php?site=adc&doc=4778

it has info on both being an inpatient (research patient) as well as the outpatient center. i was a patient there in may and had a generally positive (though very intense) experience but keep in mind that they are not set up/able to do follow-up.

hope this helps,

:-)melissa

p.s. sorry...i just realized that i left out the link earlier! now it's here:-)

Edited by Sunfish
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Guest Finrussak

What I did was have my family help me email every Dr who published papers on the topic in past 6 motnhs. Plus I had my neuro call Dr Low/Mayo ( my neuro knew his dad), my cardio phone down to V-bilt and then my family made follow up phone calls to anyone not giving us the "sorry we cant take pts " story

. Finally we got answers from V-bilt but by then I was near death needing a med flight down and they wouldnt take responsibility as once the plane/copter left my current hospital id be V-bilt's problem.

Ultimately thru more emails and LOTS of begging I got into Dr Grubb, Ohio. In meantime the only one to offer testing or tx suggestions was V-bilt--Dr Biaggioni and a brief email from Dr Robertson about ruling out Mast cell disorders.

So email away, send them a follow up letter attaching a brief history of sx and meds ( what youre on, what does and not helps etc) and make it clear you NEED help and NOW!!! then pray.

I hope this works for you.

Finette

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...