9 Signs You’re Seeing the Right Rheumatologist (and 5 indications you may want a fresh One)

This doctor-patient relationship has a huge effect on your well-being. Make certain it is an excellent one.

It’s highly likely you’ll spend an inordinate amount of time at your rheumatologist’s office if you have rheumatoid arthritis or another kind of arthritis — chronic illneses with no cure. We’re referring to appointments every few months, at the very least, for a long time, years, even indefinitely.

“I’ve been with my rheumatologist for 25 years,” says RA client Lisa King.