Complain about other doctors
“Your complaints about your prior doctor will not endear you to us. The more you say, the less we want to deal with you.” —Allen Roberts, MD, an emergency room doctor. Here’s how to find a doctor you like (according to doctors).
“If I can’t reach your doctor and/or insurance company to approve a refill, there’s nothing I can do about it. It’s frustrating, but I’d be breaking the law in some states if I gave it to you.” —Daniel Zlott, a pharmacist at the National Institutes of Health. Here are some other behaviors that make you seem like a jerk.