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Minneapolis/Twin Cities area - anyone with a recommendation for this area?

Discussion in 'ME/CFS Doctors' started by cherlyn, Mar 22, 2011.

  1. cherlyn

    cherlyn

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    We are new to the area and I would sincerely appreciate feedback from anyone who can recommend a physician in this area who has some knowledge and understanding of CFS/POTS, even if it is just someone you have heard of from others - MD, ANP, PA-C, naturopath, etc.

    Thank you!
  2. Sushi

    Sushi Moderator and Senior Member Albuquerque

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    Cherlyn,

    Check out Dr. Karen Vrchota--http://www.karenvrchota.com/

    She is knowledgeable and understands CFS very well, but like so many good doctors what she prescribes for you may or may not help. She is thorough and dedicated.

    Best wishes,
    Sushi
  3. ggingues

    ggingues $10 gift code at iHerb GAS343 of $40

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    I would imagine that you have seen this site: http://www.co-cure.org/Good-Doc.htm ? Only 1 in MN, but perhaps you could travel, not sure of geography. Also perhaps you can check out the ACAM website? Hopefully people chime in to help you out!
  4. floydguy

    floydguy Senior Member

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    Check out the Patient Advocate. His CFS daughter lives in Minneapolis and might have some suggestions on his blog.
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    I second the Dr. Karen Vrchota recommendation. She is wonderful. Top shelf. Knows what every other doc is up to and takes the best from all. Super kind.

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