Second Opinion

Fast-paced and provocative, SECOND OPINION focuses on health literacy in an engaging, entertaining and accessible way. The long-running series engages a panel of medical professionals and lay people in honest, in-depth discussions about complex health issues and life-changing medical decisions. Host Dr. Peter Salgo, who maintains a full-time practice at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City, presents intriguing, real-life medical cases to professionals representing a variety of specialties. As the experts grapple with the diagnosis and treatment options, viewers gain an understanding of doctors' decision-making process. This season, topics include: psoriasis, chronic pain management, medical radiation, pituitary gland tumor, living with Alzheimer's, pneumonia, autism and more.

Series Website: http://www.secondopinion-tv.org

Recent and Upcoming Airings

Addiction to Pain Medications 11.21/17 5:30 am 11.21/17 12:30 pm 11.21/19 5:00 am 11.21/19 10:30 am
Alcoholism 11.212/27 5:30 am 11.212/27 12:30 pm 11.212/29 5:00 am 11.212/29 10:30 am 11.31/26 12:30 pm
Biologics In Orthopedics 11.212/1 5:00 am 11.212/1 10:30 am 11.312/29 12:30 pm
Cardiac Comeback 11.212/6 5:30 am 11.212/6 12:30 pm 11.212/8 5:00 am 11.212/8 10:30 am 11.31/5 12:30 pm
Caregiving Through Alzheimer's Disease 11.212/20 5:30 am 11.212/20 12:30 pm 11.212/22 5:00 am 11.212/22 10:30 am 11.31/19 12:30 pm
Childhood Cancer 11.21/31 5:30 am 11.21/31 12:30 pm
Corneal Transplant 11.21/3 5:30 am 11.21/3 12:30 pm 11.21/5 5:00 am 11.21/5 10:30 am
Hepatitis C 11.21/10 5:30 am 11.21/10 12:30 pm 11.21/12 5:00 am 11.21/12 10:30 am
Hiv 11.212/13 5:30 am 11.212/13 12:30 pm 11.212/15 5:00 am 11.212/15 10:30 am 11.31/12 12:30 pm
Menopause 11.312/15 12:30 pm
Pain Management Beyond Opioids 11.312/22 12:30 pm
Precision Medicine 11.312/1 12:30 pm
Sleep Apnea 11.21/24 5:30 am 11.21/24 12:30 pm 11.21/26 5:00 am 11.21/26 10:30 am
Teen Suicide 11.312/8 12:30 pm