If you’re seeing a primary care physician who suspects you have psoriatic arthritis, you may be referred to a rheumatologist.
If you’re seeing a dermatologist, he or she may diagnose and treat you for psoriatic arthritis or refer you to a rheumatologist.
Both a dermatologist and a rheumatologist may treat all symptoms of psoriatic arthritis.
A rheumatologist can help provide guidance about:
You’re at the heart of your health care team and need to be an active member. Here are some tips for making sure you make the most of your time with your doctor.