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WCM OnDemand Second Opinion
An Expert Second Opinion from the Comfort of Your Home
Getting a second opinion can be a vital part of making an informed decision about your treatment or the care of a loved one.
With WCM OnDemand Second Opinion — a partnership between Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian and Grand Rounds — you can turn to our world-class experts to help you make an informed medical decision at a time that works for you, from wherever you live.
How It Works
A Second Opinion in Just 4 Easy Steps
Step 1: Sign Up
Begin your case by creating an account and providing your information to us. We'll assign a care coordinator to assist you.
Step 2: Gather
Our care team will get to work gathering your medical records and then send your information to the best Weill Cornell Medicine physician for your condition.
Step 3: Review
An expert Weill Cornell Medicine physician will review your case after receiving your records. We’ll provide you with a written second opinion in 3-5 business days.
Step 4: Report
You’re now armed with knowledge. Review your report and make an informed decision with your local physician.
What Are the Benefits of a Digital Second Opinion?
- Get your second opinion from a world-class specialist in just 5 business days, without leaving home. This highly-detailed, personalized and timely analysis means you and your doctor can make crucial, next-step decisions much sooner. With a digital second opinion, you can also skip the hassle of arranging travel and accommodations in NYC.
See a sample WCM OnDemand Second Opinion Report.
- We do all the legwork. Grand Rounds will gather all your relevant medical records and test results.
- No additional testing is necessary. Because have world-renowned pathologists and radiologists reviewing your case alongside your assigned specialist, it is unlikely you will need to go through any additional testing.
Your personalized, detailed second opinion costs $800 without insurance — less than the total expense of airfare, hotel, meals and incidentals that go into traveling to an in-person appointment at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City. For details on all that the fee includes, check out our FAQ.
WCM OnDemand Second Opinion is only available to patients in the United States. If you are an international patient, please contact NewYork-Presbyterian’s Global Services for assistance.
For more information regarding WCM OnDemand Second Opinion, please refer to our FAQ.