First Opinion is a general medicine messaging service aimed to connect patients with licensed medical professionals and get answers directly from online doctors about your health, medical education, medical issues and more.
New users of First Opinion service are required to create the new account, after which they will be matched with participating team of medical professionals, enabling users to never start building new relationships with random online doctors. Users are encouraged to ask any medically-related questions and are required to pay only when they want to gain diagnosis and treatment (which includes lab orders, access to doctor’s notes and prescriptions).
Text chat with doctors is completely free. Users need to pay a one-time $39 fee to access Extended Service, which includes access to diagnosis, treatment, and medication prescriptions.
First Opinion employs a carefully selected group of doctors located all around the world have graduated from top medical universities and have passed strict requirements regarding their continued education, practice and more. Only one 1 in 10 doctors who apply at First Opinion are hired.
Using this telemedicine service you can get answers to common medical issues in both children and adults, including education about sexual health, mental health and more.
First Opinion prides itself on being fully HIPAA compliant. They take extra care about user security, encryption, and gated sharing of users private data. Users medical data can be accessed only by your “Matched Doctor Team”, and they can share that data with your local doctors only with your consent.
iOS App Store
English and Spanish
Free text chat option of First Opinion is accessible worldwide, but premium Extended Service service is available only in the following US states - AZ, CA, DC, FL, GA, IL, MA, MD, MI, NC, NY, OH, PA, UT, VA, WA, and WI.