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April 27, 2010

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Sorry for a dearth of posts in past two weeks. I did today make three comments to questions that you might find informative. I will post on new subjects soon. Advertisements

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Heath care bill and my views IV

March 28, 2010

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People don’t appreciate anything they get for free…there absolutely must be some responsibility taken by each person for some level of financial sacrifice to get health care before they can make mature decisions about how to use or abuse that expensive product. Your child’s right to have free Accutane stops where I can’t afford to […]

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Heath care bill and my views III

March 28, 2010

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The reality is that you can not have every person get the most advanced treatment, because it just cost too much. I decided NOT because to have an MRI of my knee which has a torn meniscus [I think] because my copay is too much. A patient on welfare or medical or Medicaid or even […]

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Heath care bill and my views II

March 28, 2010

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For instance, in China, the people are hopeful to have breast cancer successfully treated…thats sufficient to make them happy at the current level of the care in China. Reconstruction of the breast there is rare and primarily just the placement of an implant…very rudimentary and not usually natural looking. Here in the US every citizen, […]

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Heath care bill and my views I

March 28, 2010

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I don’t deal much with insurance companies and I can not give an opinion about the health care bill that could be generalized for most physicians. I can tell you that plastic surgeons who I know are 90% against government take over of medicine since the patients who are most interested in earning money and […]

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Traveling Patients III

March 26, 2010

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Of course there is the cost of airfare. Although we make some adjustment on our charges to soften the blow, it may be a consideration for the average patient who is on a budget. Here again, we are talking about your nose and/or face and body and it is not the place to put savings […]

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Traveling Patients II

March 26, 2010

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So, you have gotten a consult with a doctor who is a plane flight away and you are trying to decide whether to travel to the rhinoplasty surgeon who you perceive to be more accomplished, or to stay local with a surgeon who you think is also good. Lets assume that you would choose the […]

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