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10 Ways to Build a Strong Relationship with Your Rheumatologist for PsA

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Attentive doctor talking to senior woman patient.
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Cars outside medical building awaiting a visit with a rheumatologist.
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Find the best rheumatologist in your region


Male doctor talking to senior man patient.
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Be open to their opinion


Making a list of symptoms.
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Have a short-term goal in mind


Female doctor discussing treatment with male patient.
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Have a long-term goal in mind


Woman on phone making an appointment.
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Keep a record of your health between visits


Senior woman making list of medications.
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Bring a list of medications you are currently taking


Doctor writing down medication.
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Know which prescription refills are needed


Blood test.
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Do what is asked between appointments


Woman opening car door.
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Try to make all of your appointments


Happy doctor and patient hugging.
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Be patient with the process


Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

@drinksmoothies

Dr. Davenport is the founder of Tracyshealthyliving.com Using the latest scientific research, she helps people live their healthiest lives via one-on-one coaching, corporate talks, and sharing the more than 1,000 health-related articles she's authored. Find her on social media @drinksmoothies.