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Does It Matter If Your Doctors Oppose ObamaCare? Part 2 – The Antidote to Malaise

October 14th, 2013 By Steven Knope, MD

In Part 1 of this newsletter I addressed the demoralization of many physicians in this country. I discussed why doctors are leaving medicine and retiring early. This letter is devoted to a significant portion of my patients who have been experiencing their own kind of malaise.

A couple of months ago a patient whom I’ve known for years came to my office for a routine visit. Her husband is a recently retired dentist and she was his office manager.… Read the rest