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Choosing a Doctor

Why Every Midlifer Seems To Be Looking For A New Doctor

Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D | Posted 11.19.2014 | Fifty
Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D

Last year I had to find a new primary care doctor. Did you? I ask because it seems like I talk to a lot of friends who are changing doctors for a range of reasons -- from the Affordable Care Act to insurance companies restructuring their in-network/out-of-network directories to the simple fact that many doctors are retiring or leaving the profession.

Senator Coburn's Obamacare Moment: What It Tells Us

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 04.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

The decision made by Senator Coburn was a difficult one. He took the last option and decided to pay cash to continue his care with his former oncologist. And even more courageously, he made his story and decision public.

What Does 'Top' Mean?

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Remember, only you can judge if they are the best and deserve to be ranked by you, as among the "top."

Michael Jackson: How Not to Get Quality Medical Care

Patrick Malone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Patrick Malone

Michael Jackson should have had a good chance of surviving his cardiac arrest, with a cardiologist in the room when he collapsed. But the details that are starting to emerge suggest this doctor had a bad combination: poorly qualified and poorly equipped.