Community·Posted on Sep 21, 2022What Are Some Red Flags Patients Should Look Out For In Doctors?If you work in healthcare, we want to hear about some of the things you look out for in doctors that would be considered a red flag, so we patients can recognize them as well.by Audrey EngvalsonBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Sometimes, it's hard to find a doctor or nurse who will take you seriously and really listen to your concerns. Westend61 / Getty Images/Westend61 And it can be really frustrating when your body is in actual pain and the doctor says nothing is wrong. Sdi Productions / Getty Images So, we'd like to hear from healthcare professionals about red flags that we patients should look for that could tip us off that our doctor visit will be an unproductive one. Yuri Arcurs / Getty Images/EyeEm Maybe as a nurse, you know that if a doctor isn't writing down any of the symptoms the patient is describing, the patient should just walk away. Aaronamat / Getty Images/iStockphoto Maybe as a provider, you know it's all in the bedside manner, and if a doctor feels unsympathetic on the first visit...they're probably going to stay that way. Ahmad Hairi Mohamed / Getty Images/EyeEm Or maybe you're a doctor and you have advice on questions to ask or things to look out for that would determine if a doctor is really good (or really not good). Aaronamat / Getty Images/iStockphoto In the comments below or through this 100% anonymous Google form, tell us about red flags we should look for in doctors and healthcare providers, and your response could be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post!