I believe the best doctor-patient relationship is one of mutual respect and understanding, collaboration, and willingness for both sides to listen and be open-minded. Sometimes, firm advice and �direct orders� are necessary, but in most cases, I give advice, and let the patient make the decision.
Additional Information Internship: University of Washington, WAKing County Medical SocietyWashington State Medical AssociationPast President, Washington State Society of Internal Medicine American College of Physicians / American Society of Internal Medicine Alpha Omega AlphaSenior Fellow, Stanley J. Sarnoff Society for Cardiovascular ScienceExcellence in Research Award, Ohio State University, Columbus, OHPhi Beta Kappa
Medical School Ohio State University, OH
Residency University of Washington, WA
Washington State Medical Association, American College of Physcians, American College of Physician Executives
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