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Hi, my name is jules1963!

jules1963
jules1963 Member Posts: 2 Listener
Hi all

During this past year I have been diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome over the phone I hasten to add. A doctor has not seen me since November 2020 when I first went off with fatigue, it has just carried on with phone calls. 

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  • Teddybear12
    Teddybear12 Member Posts: 782 Pioneering
    Hi @jules1963 I hope you enjoy your time with the community. Are you looking for a F2F appointment. Lots of doctors surgeries are still not doing these. Mine you have to have a telephone appointment first then if the Doctor decides that they need to see you F2F then it is arranged.
  • jules1963
    jules1963 Member Posts: 2 Listener
    Hi teddybear12 
    I have asked many times for a f2f appt and been declined. The entrance door is always locked and you have to buzz for attention by reception. It's like Fort knox 
  • Teddybear12
    Teddybear12 Member Posts: 782 Pioneering
    edited September 19
    Hi @jules1963 Is it the doctor that is not allowing the f2f ? Have they given a reason why they do not think you need one ? I am sorry you are finding it so difficult to see your doctor.

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