Endocrine Associates of Central Florida Complaint - Insulting experience

Review by SeansSecret on 2006-12-12
WINTER PARK, FLORIDA -- I was referred to an Endocrinologist by my primary physician for symptoms which she could not explain. When Dr. Mandry came into the room, I had given him a list of my symptoms, which he rapidly read through, and then began criticizing me. He began claiming that I needed to see a psychologist for a stress-related issue and that I was making it all up in my head. I was pleading for help and he was telling me to get my head checked. IT WAS THE SINGLE MOST OFFENSIVE AND INSULTING EXPERIENCE OF MY LIFE. I URGE EVERYONE TO NOT GO TO THIS DOCTOR!
Comments:4 Replies - Latest reply on 2006-12-12
Posted by tnchuck100 on 2006-12-12:
No help at all? --- No pay at all!
Posted by Anonymous on 2006-12-12:
If you don't mind sharing, what were the symptoms?
Posted by SeansSecret on 2006-12-12:
My symptoms were nothing related to stress-related disorder (this is my list abridged):
-Severe acid reflux during childhood
-Curvature of the Spine & decreased height (I'm in my early 20's)
-Cessation of Puberty since teens
-Allergy/Chemical Sensitivities including nose bleeds
-Skin/Hair/Nail abnormailities
-Poor reaction to adrenaline rushes (shakey, tired, weak)
-Family history of endo disorders

Dr. Mandry is quite the arrogant prick. I hope that my posting helps other to avoid this man and his insulting and imposing diagnoses.
Posted by Anonymous on 2006-12-12:
Based on those symptoms, your primary physician should have been able to draw some blood to test your thyroid levels, among other things. All without sending you to a specialist. Did he/she run some blood tests?

Also, some physicians I have come across definitely have the most horrid bedside manner.

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