How are you? Management of serious conditions such as mrsa/bone infection may be composed by a team of specialists which may include infectious disease specialist, internist, orthopedic surgeon and other consultants depending on the presence of co-morbid conditions. Take care and regards.
Thanks for your reply - it explains why my friend has had several different doctors looking at him . My wife and I would like to help and I thought maybe paying for a top specialist would be better than him being seen by lots of doctors who I was getting the impression didn't know what to do !
However as you point out several areas of expertise are needed, particularly as in Tony's case he has suffered from Crohns disease for many years.
Thanks again for your help
Andrew N Brierley
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