Your greatest role as a doctor? Storyteller.

KevinMD.com Giannina L. Garces-Ambrossi Muncey, MD | Physician | October 25, 2018 There are medical honors so rare you don’t even know they exist. When you’re trudging through the slog of PBK/AOA/other — ultimately meaningless — letters, these seem to be [...]

2018-11-15T16:41:50-05:00November 15th, 2018|Health News|

Not all doctors are physicians

KevinMD.com Ira Nash, MD | Physician | August 28, 2018 A colleague recently sent me a link to the American College of Cathopathic Physicians a new organization whose mission “is to protect the professional autonomy and advocate for a full, broad scope of practice [...]

2018-11-15T16:33:51-05:00November 15th, 2018|Health News|

The evolution of the stethoscope

KevinMD.com Christopher Johnson, MD | Physician | November 13, 2018 The stethoscope. Nothings says “I’m a doctor” more than the stethoscope in a pocket or draped around the neck. Forty-five years ago when I got my first one, a gift from [...]

2018-12-18T11:56:27-05:00November 15th, 2018|Health News|

How I saved my daughter from a medical error

KevinMD.com Varun Verma, MD | Physician | May 9, 2018 We had no choice in becoming the “crazy” family that left a hospital against medical advice. Our four-day-old daughter was completely helpless, her condition deteriorating and the staff was ignoring our [...]

2018-11-05T15:56:12-05:00November 5th, 2018|Health News|