Can you talk with a doctor online?
Online doctor services have been growing in accessibility in recent years, thanks to improved technology, heightened security, more acceptance by health insurance, and overall public comfort with using a smart phone, app and other tech to communicate with health-care providers.
The benefits of communicating with an online doctor — whether a long-time family practitioner, a specialist near you, or through one of the many online doctor portals — are many:
- Quick service — often immediate appointments available
- Access to a wide variety of specialists throughout the country (you’re not limited to those in your community)
- Easy to get second opinions
11 websites and apps to find a doctor online
In this article, you’ll find a detailed review of the 11 top providers in the telehealth industry today.
With one exception…