You & Your Doctor
Work with your doctor to get the treatment you need.
Whether you've just been diagnosed with fibromyalgia or you're already receiving treatment, your relationship with your doctor can play an important role in helping you achieve a positive outcome.
Being open and honest with your healthcare provider is key and is especially important when dealing with a condition like fibromyalgia. An important part of fibromyalgia diagnosis and effective treatment is finding a healthcare provider who is understanding and knowledgeable about the condition. If you’ve been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and are still looking for a healthcare provider to effectively treat your condition, you may consider seeing a family practitioner, an internist, or even a specialist like a rheumatologist.