FIND A DOCTOR
"How should I prepare for my doctor’s visit?"
Once you’ve been diagnosed with ADPKD, you may want to consider having a variety of healthcare providers on your treatment team, including a:
"How can my healthcare team help me?"
Each member of your ADPKD healthcare team is a great resource for support. They can give you advice on
managing symptoms and even help you take a more active role in your treatment.
Here are some tips to get the most out of your ADPKD healthcare team:
Partner with your nephrologist
Talk to your nephrologist about his or her experience treating ADPKD, as some have more experience than others. You may have a choice to select a nephrologist who understands your disease and is aligned with your goals.
Find one who is proactive in your disease management goals and can help discover a youtreatment option for ADPKD.
ADPKD=autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.
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