A while ago we posted a list of doctors as part of a post which is readable on: http://www.endosupp.com/2007/08/the-encounter/ We have recently updated a couple of details, however are planning on posting a more comprehensive list on the site. To do this we need your help! If you are aware of a doctor or surgeon who specialises in Endometriosis, please drop us a comment or email to email@example.com.
These tips were posted on alt.support.endometriosis by Eileen. She has been good enough to let me post them on our site in hopes of helping others find a good doctor. How do I know what doctor to use, if they have extensive experience with endo? This is a great question. Too often we find out after the fact. that there is a great “skill gap” in doctor’s understanding of and ability to treat endo. 1. First and foremost YOU get educated. Then when you are talking to a doctor YOU will know if they are educated on the topic or …continue reading
The Encounter Or: How to get Your Doctor to Listen It is important to note that the following are only suggestions. They are in no way intended to be construed as medical advice. You do not need to be a diagnosed patient to use these suggestions – please adapt to suit your own needs. ——————————————————————————– We’ve all been there: draped in a paper gown with our clothes and our dignity in a little pile on the chair next to the cold, uncomfortable table we wait (and wait – and wait) for the doctor on. When the doctor finally arrives for …continue reading