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how do I get a cortisone injection for my shoulder muscle that

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how do I get a cortisone injection for my shoulder muscle that I damaged in a fall
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Hi there. Thank you for your question. I will be helping you out with your queries

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You would need to contact a pain medicine specialist for this.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

A pain medicine doctor will injection cortisone in your shoulder.

JACUSTOMER-vsnpz09c- :

ok I live in Wendover Buckinghamshire, I assume it will outside the nhs, so I need an

JACUSTOMER-vsnpz09c- :

name of a doctor who can administer the injection

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Yes it may be outside of NHS or you may request your doctor to give you a referral to a pain medicine doctor.

JACUSTOMER-vsnpz09c- :

so I have to through my local nhs doctor ?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You can go through your local NHS or call a local clinic here to help you with a pain medicine doctor.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

I do not know of any names of pain medicine doctors in your area.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You would have to call various clinics to find out.

JACUSTOMER-vsnpz09c- :

he stated the obvious, thought id get a name etc not a pain medicine doctor !

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Ok please wait a moment.

JACUSTOMER-vsnpz09c- :

not worth the money at all

Dr. Shahzad MD :

I will try and search for a pain medicine doctor that can help you in your area.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Please stay with me for a moment.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

http://www.bmihealthcare.co.uk/hospital/treatmentgroup?p_hosp_id=288&in_treatment_id=46

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Go to this link and you will find two pain medicine doctors.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

They are near your location.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Let me know if you have more questions.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Are you with me?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Please do rate me for my services positively if possible. That is the only way I am credited here.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 3 years ago.
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