Talking with your doctor and asking questions are an important part of receiving the best possible health care.

Questions are the Answer

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality from the US Department of Health offers tips on communicating with your health care team, including help creating a list of questions.

Understanding Medical Words

This interactive tutorial from the National Library of Medicine will teach you about medical words you may hear during appointments.

Seniors: Talking with Your Doctor

Information and videos for older adults about talking with your doctor.

Parents: Talking to Your Child's Doctor

The Nemours Foundation gives the best ways to communicate your questions and concerns to your child's health care team.

Deaf or Hard of Hearing: Talking with Your Doctor

Tips from the American Academy of Family Physicians on communicating with your doctor if you are deaf or hard of hearing.