It's important to make an appointment with an endometriosis specialist
— A gynecologist who specializes in the disease
Endometriosis can take a while to properly diagnose—averaging anywhere from up to 6 to 10 years. Whether you’ve been diagnosed or not, finding a doctor who will listen to your symptoms and concerns is crucial in order to receive a treatment plan that’s right for you. Luckily there are doctors, called endometriosis specialists, who can help.
Here are a few places where you can find a specialist:
- Local or national endometriosis support groups
- Online forums
- Referrals from family or friends