Physician Shortages

At a time when more doctors are leaving then ever before, more then 70 percent are burned out, and an estimated 75 percent may leave in the next 5 years…

Shortages will only get worse, we continue to force physicians out, we haven’t increased residency match spots, and continue to saddle people with loans. Link to study

Practice Status

In case anyone was wondering where I disappeared to, here is a news article about what happened. I’ve temporarily started working in Winona, MN. If you would like an appointment, please call 1-507-457-7701 and request me specifically.

Beckers Healthcare Podcast Rankings

Thank you to Scott Becker and Beckers Healthcare Podcast, for giving me the opportunity to speak to all of your listeners. The 7th most listened to podcast is a great place to be!



Let’s face it – the moment you realize you need a doctor is a feeling like no other. Our trust, complicity and will to get better takes over. We need them, and we need them now.

But what about the highly trained woman behind your appointment; your female MD. What does she need, and what has she been through to get where she is today?

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