Questions for your Doctor

Take the time to prepare your questions for your doctor and be ready for your next visit. Here are a few questions:

  • What kind of psoriasis do I have?
  • Do I have psoriatic arthritis?
  • If I don’t have arthritis now, am I likely to develop it?
  • What severity is it?
  • Will severity or type change over my lifetime?
  • What are the treatment options available?
  • When I start a treatment, how long before I should see a difference? Or how long do I wait before knowing it is not working for me.
  • What are the possible side effects?
  • If this doesn’t work, what is next on the treatment path?
  • Is there alternative treatment?
  • What can trigger a flare?
  • What kind of things can I do for fast relief?
  • What should my daily skin care routine include?
  • How often should I come for checkup?