I also think Dr. Ullman is worth the trip (3 hrs. for me). I have been to 5 Gastros here and none of them knew what they were talking about. wish I was as smart as you and took the steps to see a real Crohn's expert much earlier......
Hope your next appt. goes well. Best of luck!
36 year old female. Dx'd and undx'd a few times. Was just redx'd again 04/2007.
History of rectal abscesses and fistulas (28 surgeries including abscess I & D, exploratory surgeries, 2 C-ton drains and 1 fistula plug) Count does not include self bursting abscesses.
1st Remicade infusion 6/5/07. Lots of joint pain, and a new fistula since the 2nd infusion 6/19.
Praying I'll get better soon so we can have a baby.