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Your Rights

Choosing a Consultant

…And Getting a Second Opinion


If you feel the need to consider other options for care for your child, you have a legal right to do this.  The NHS Choices website provides information on your right to choose a consultant to provide your care / your child’s care – as well as information on how to obtain a second opinion.

You’ll find the page on Choosing a Consultant here.

The page with information on Getting a Second Opinion about a medical decision or treatment is here.