6 reasons why I am my GP's worst patient

Really, it's a wonder this doctor-blogger hasn't been given the boot already

Drawing on her professional experience and able to tweak her behaviour accordingly, Sydney GP Dr Elizabeth Oliver (aka That Lady Doctor) should waltz in to see her own GP and be the dream patient. This, so Dr Oliver says, is not the reality.


I am the worst patient. When I see my doctor:

1. I wear skinny jeans and lace-up boots to my lady-check appointment, so she can wait half an hour for me to deal with my hems and eyelets.

2. I talk while she's auscultating