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Recent doctor visit, shoud I even go back to him?

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I recently had a annual and my psa jumped from .7 to 5.4 my family doctor referred me to a urologist. He did a urine toxicology and digital he said it was slightly enlarged but didn't believe the numbers. During the exam he discovered I had a glans bisection, he asked the why's and who's and after explaining he finished told me to come back in 6 months for another psa. When he left the exam room I could clearly hear him walking down the hall saying " why would anybody willingly cut their penis head in half". I know if I could hear him so could anybody in other rooms as well as the waiting room and halls could hear as well. Did this violate any confidentiality laws and shoud I even go back to him.

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replied December 2nd, 2018
If he was specifically referring to the case in question then yes it does violate confidentiality. You have the right to demand an explanation and take necessary action. With such a lack of trust or violation of it, the doctor-patient relationship cannot continue and you should ideally look for an alternate urologist.


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