Partners Online Second Opinions

For those with complex medical questions or concerns, looking for answers or alternatives, or simply peace of mind – we are here to help.

Partners Online Second Opinions has provided thousands of patients and physicians remote access to the many specialists affiliated with Partners HealthCare, a Harvard Medical School-affiliated healthcare delivery system, based in Boston, Massachusetts.

The Partners HealthCare network includes top hospitals in the United States, including Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. Many of our specialists are world-renowned experts in their field, and are available to review medical history and related materials, and provide you with a written consultation report.

When you are faced with decisions regarding a new diagnosis or treatment plan, having another expert opinion is the first step towards getting the care you need.

For 200 years, patients have been traveling to Boston to get some of the best care in the world. Now you can access this expertise from the comfort of your home.

Featured Specialist

Sophia Koo, MD

After graduating from Harvard Medical School, Dr. Koo completed her internal medicine residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital and a fellowship in infectious diseases at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. She then pursued further subspecialty training in infectious diseases in cancer patients and transplant recipients at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and received a SM degree in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Koo's clinical interests encompass all infections in immunocompromised patients, and her research interests focus on the development of noninvasive, microbial metabolite-based diagnostic tests for pneumonia and other infectious diseases and the epidemiology of infectious complications following transplantation.

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