Friday Funny: It’s Time For a Different Doctor

We almost made this into a graphic novel type of thing about 15 years ago.  Never happened.  There are 25 “reasons” that we came up with and did illustrations for. Many I can’t share in today’s PC culture.  Anyway, can you think of another way to know “It’s Time For a Different Doctor When….”?  Please leave your humorous thoughts in the comments.

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Douglas Farrago MD

Douglas Farrago MD is a full-time practicing family doc in Forest, Va. He started Forest Direct Primary Care where he takes no insurance and bills patients a monthly fee. He is board certified in the specialty of Family Practice. He is the inventor of a product called the Knee Saver which is currently in the Baseball Hall of Fame. The Knee Saver and its knock-offs are worn by many major league baseball catchers. He is also the inventor of the CryoHelmet used by athletes for head injuries as well as migraine sufferers. Dr. Farrago is the author of four books, two of which are the top two most popular DPC books. From 2001 – 2011, Dr. Farrago was the editor and creator of the Placebo Journal which ran for 10 full years. Described as the Mad Magazine for doctors, he and the Placebo Journal were featured in the Washington Post, US News and World Report, the AP, and the NY Times. Dr. Farrago is also the editor of the blog Authentic Medicine which was born out of concern about where the direction of healthcare is heading and the belief that the wrong people are in charge. This blog has been going daily for more than 15 years Article about Dr. Farrago in Doximity Email Dr. Farrago – [email protected] 

  1 comment for “Friday Funny: It’s Time For a Different Doctor

  1. Terry Nugent
    August 17, 2018 at 12:08 pm

    One of my late friends who was not a clinician but who’s nickname was for no apparent reason “Doc” once asked me this rhetorical question:

    “Ya know what time it is when my doctor tells me to quit smoking and drinking?”

    He answered his own query: “Time to find a new doctor.”

    In the end he was referred to pathology.

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