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Question: What to expect for my first rheumatology appointment? I am seeing a rheumatologist today for iritis after being referred from my eye doc. What should i expect. Is this like going to your primary care phsycian where they call you, weigh you, take your blood pressure, and just talk? I really hurt my back yesterday and my bp is high from vicadin and it hurts to stand for to long.

Answer: blood work joint examine complete physical exam.

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