Depending upon the reason for your doctor’s visit, this checklist can help you prepare.
1. Gather documents to bring to your doctor’s visit:
a. Copies of any tests, x-rays, or medical histories relating to your medical problem.
b. Completed medical history questionnaire.
c. A list of all current medications taken on a regular basis,including over-the-counter and herbal medications.
2. Review any special directions from your doctor about diet or medication restrictions prior to your appointment.
3. Ask friends or relatives to accompany you if you wish. Depending on the type of appointment you have, you may need someone to take you home.