Category Archives: Sjodry’s Doctor/Dx Quest

Searching for the SjoDry Specialist(s) Team.

My Medical Dream Team…It’s happened again!

Newton’s Third Law… well kinda.. For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction…do you remember learning that? Somewhere in the cobwebs of my aging mind,  Newton’s Third Law popped up when I thought about my most recent (last … Continue reading

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Arrogance and the average physician..

Physician arrogance happens daily and I have, unfortunately, been on the receiving end of such treatment from doctors on too many occasions through the years. I am happy to report that I have established my current dream team of courteous … Continue reading

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Hopeful and smiling (for a change)

Well here it is folks…a good mood. I feel it is my obligation to share it with you since I so seldom experience them these days. Firstly, I may have found the physician that I have so desperately needed and … Continue reading

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The Great Physician Hunt…

And so it goes, SjoDry will maintain membership in the ranks of chronically ill patients who seem to be perpetually searching for the “right” physician. We are taught to shop for brands, bargains, price, etc. Yet, when it comes to … Continue reading

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Enter Plaquenil

And finally SjoDry managed to secure a Sjogren’s Diagnosis! Of course I had to get totally fed up with the local Rheumies I saw here in Pittsburgh and drive to the Cleveland Clinic. But no worries, my new doc was … Continue reading

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My trip to the NIH…

I’m back from my trip to the NIH. The bus ride was long, but worth every penny of the $13.50 I paid to ride it 😀  I must tell you that there are certain things that make a good impression … Continue reading

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