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Chromebook for Telemedicine

One of the best investments I ever made in my career has been a Chromebook for telemedicine. It’s a laptop like any other but it runs a really simple operating system and does everything I need for my telemedicine work and everything else I need personally. It’s not that doing telemedicine is difficult but having […]

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Applying for a Mexican Residency Visa

I have toyed around with the idea of obtaining a residency in Mexico for some time. A couple of months ago I finally decided to apply for a residency visa in Mexico. I like the country, I enjoy the language and culture. And I am not sure I’ll always want to be a resident of […]

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A 2 Day Work Week Seeing Patients

Over the past month, I’ve been living in Los Angeles, an inarguably expensive US city. I’ve managed to live here without a car though I hitch a ride with my girlfriend from time to time and piece the rest together by bus and ride-sharing apps. I’ve managed to live here comfortably working only 2 days […]

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Join Me @ Nomad Physician Linkedin Group

I created a group on Linkedin which I think will be a good resource for future nomad physicians like yourselves. It’s a Linkedin group where we can connect with other like-minded physicians and find work resources. There is more than enough work to go around for physicians who are interested in doing more than just […]

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Why Patient Empowerment Matters

Patient empowerment is putting the patient back in the driver’s seat. It’s making you their medical expert but helping them feel like they are in control. It’s what a lot of psychotherapy is designed to do. And yet in western medicine, our patient-doctor relationship often creates a power dynamic that achieves the exact opposite. Empowering […]