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Thai75 Nov 20th, 2016 07:29 PM

Sick in Thailand search for Doctor
 
Hi,

i want to travel to Thailand and i often have problems with pain in the back and neck.

So are there doctors for example in Phuket who speak english and who could give me a document that says that i am not able to work for example one or two weeks?(wothout a big diskussion)
Can you recommend a doc?
Thanks

thursdaysd Nov 20th, 2016 07:59 PM

Are you going to Thailand to work, or to avoid work? Are you asking for a doctor who will lie for you?

Thai75 Nov 20th, 2016 08:30 PM

For holiday.

I dont ask for a doctor to lie. I mean if i go to a doc with pain in the back (for example because of a too heavy backpack). Then i need a document for my work to get the days of vacacion back.

Is it difficult to find a doctor who can write this document in english?

thursdaysd Nov 20th, 2016 08:47 PM

Simpler to take a rolling case in the first place.

jacketwatch Nov 21st, 2016 05:22 AM

Www.phuketdocholiday.com.

Kathie Nov 21st, 2016 06:18 AM

If you are truly ill or injured, you want to be treated in Bangkok. Bumrungrad is my choice of hospital. They are set up to translate medical documents, as needed.


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