Referrals and Consultation
While a physician specialist is the expert at treating the more rare diseases within their specialty, as an experienced primary care physician, Dr. Donahue can treat the less rare diseases fully and similarly.
Dr. Donahue thoroughly enjoys working with the best specialists in their fields. Together we can help you understand the science, treatment options, and their impact on your life.
When multiple specialists are involved, Dr. Donahue becomes the hub of your health care wheel, creating a team approach among MD specialists, counselors, nutritionists, physical therapists, geneticists, and integrative medicine practitioners.
Please Note: Given the changes of the Affordable Care Act, specialists while dedicated to their patients are increasingly constrained by the shifting health insurance system limiting their face to face patient time and limiting some specialty tests. Insurance companies increasingly deny specialty testing they formerly approved in an effort of cost containment for a national healthcare initiatives.