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How Blockchain Technology Can Improve Physician Credentialing With Dr. Leah Houston
Sep 21 • 32 min
In the modern digital world, we’re all accustomed to having our personal information online. From our ID numbers, credit cards, birth certificates, cellphone numbers, to, in the case of a doctor, the MD at the end of your name, whether you completed a…
Effective Employee Contract Negotiation, with Dr. Jason Goebel
Sep 7 • 46 min
You accepted a position at a new practice, you like your colleagues, and the work is fulfilling; everything is going great. However, before very long, the veil starts to come off; maybe this isn’t the perfect position you thought it was? What do you do…
Non-Clinical Career Options with the Doctor’s Doctor, Michelle Mudge-Riley, DO
Aug 24 • 31 min
You go through years of medical school, residency, and training, focused on one goal – to finally become a doctor. But what happens when after everything you’ve been through, you feel like being a doctor isn’t your calling anymore? That you don’t feel the…
How Podcasting Saved My Marriage, with Lara McElderry
Aug 10 • 32 min
Loneliness and relationship troubles are common obstacles faced by medical students. These struggles are intensified for students during testing and test preparations, but the effects on family members can be severe as well, including loneliness,…
HEART-ificial Intelligence and Physician-Patient Relationships with Dr. Brian Lima
Jul 27 • 27 min
It’s not uncommon to see doctors whose lives revolve around their medical careers, especially those who are practicing a demanding subspecialty. These doctors have a tendency to define their lives through their profession, and, absent this role, would…
Finding Freedom and Balance as a Locum Tenens Doc with Nii Darko, MD
Jul 13 • 36 min
There’s a common misconception that there’s only one path you can take in the medical field: graduate from med school, finish residency, get a job at a hospital, and save lives until the end. While plenty who have chosen this path are contented, there are…
Taking Care of Doctors During COVID-19 and Beyond
Jun 29 • 28 min
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a great strain on the public health system, affecting not only the lives of patients and families who have contracted the virus, but also to healthcare providers. The additional precautions required of healthcare workers…
The Impact of Physician Coaching with Errin Weisman, MD
Jun 15 • 35 min
Burnout, physician suicide, and other mental illnesses are issues the medical community continues to grapple with. Although there is greater awareness and recognition of these mental health problems than in the past, doctors are still find themselves…
How the Physicians Foundation is Combatting Mental Health in Healthcare with Dr. Gary Price
Jun 1 • 37 min
Several unique challenges are facing the medical profession today that often go unnoticed or unspoken. Thankfully, there are organizations like the Physicians Foundation who are helping shed light on these issues, bringing them to the forefront and…
Women in Medicine and How Social Media Can Be Used in Healthcare with Shikha Jain, MD
Mar 23 • 39 min
Despite the many advancements made in the field of medicine, there still seems to be a problem that has persisted over the years with minimal progress. It’s an issue that a lot of physicians aren’t aware of, but has greatly impacted the careers of their…
Real Estate Loans and Other Lending Options for Physicians with Jason Watkins
Mar 9 • 32 min
This episode’s guest is Jason Watkins from SunTrust Mortgage, a company that offers a unique lending option that can help medical practitioners with purchasing homes and real estate. One of the biggest and major financial decisions that doctors and…
How Health System Executives Can Address Physician Burnout with Dr. Kevin Mosser
Feb 24 • 37 min
Being a doctor and practicing medicine is a noble profession. And when you ask a physician or medical practitioner, you used to hear about passion as the main reason why one should pursue this path in the first place. But sadly, the excitement and…
Dealing with Financial Infidelity in a Marriage
Feb 9 • 46 min
Money is among the main causes of stress in a marriage. It’s a tough topic to talk about in many couples, whether you’re in the medical field or not. And the core issue isn’t money itself, but in how much you trust your partner when it comes to managing…
How to Survive and Thrive in a Growing Dental Practice with Dr. Sonia Chopra
Jan 27 • 36 min
It’s the dream and goal of many dentists to eventually start and run their private practice. You may have this perception that having your own practice is better than being an associate dentist, as you have more control over your time and what you want to…
Managing Stress and Relationships During Medical Training with Dr. Neela Rao
Jan 13 • 33 min
Becoming a doctor is a highly regarded opportunity that takes a certain type of person to embark on. While this profession is honorable, media often glamorizes it, only showing the good sides of a physician’s life. But what’s hidden in the public eye are…
Behind Physician Burnout with Dr. Dike Drummond
Dec 30, 2019 • 45 min
Have you ever had days when just opening the door to your office becomes physically painful to do so? Maybe you’ve had moments that, despite feeling genuine love and care towards your patients, you just are not in the mood to see them. Are you going…
Understanding the Disease of Obesity with Dr. Fatima Stanford
Dec 16, 2019 • 38 min
Obesity is not a simple issue, as many of us have been conditioned to think. And unfortunately, this misconception is prevalent in the medical community even today as there is a lack of education about this topic in schools. Because of these, people…
Private Practice in High-End Dentistry with Dr. George Betancourt & Dr. John Pinnix
Dec 2, 2019 • 39 min
It’s the goal of many dental practitioners to eventually own their private practice where they can practice their specialty or high-end dentistry. But as setting up shop is difficult even for seasoned dentists, so the trend nowadays is to find a business…
Physician Depression and Trends in Medicine with Dr. Carmen Teague - Part Two
Nov 18, 2019 • 23 min
On Part Two of this special two-part episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome back Dr. Carmen Teague, director of internal medicine for Atrium Health. Dr. Teague is a dedicated wife and mother of four who became a published author of a wonderful book…
Finding Sanity as a Doctor in the Midst of the Stress with Dr. Carmen Teague - Part One
Nov 18, 2019 • 35 min
On Part One of this special two-part episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome Dr. Carmen Teague, director of internal medicine for Atrium Health. Dr. Teague is a dedicated wife and mother of four who became a published author of a wonderful book titled…
Social Media & Student Loans - With Dr. Sean Fox
Nov 4, 2019 • 37 min
On this episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome Dr. Sean Fox to discuss the broad topics of social media and student loans. Dr. Fox is a professor of emergency medicine, pediatrics, and is a part of the resident leadership team for the emergency…
Financial Pressures Influencing Physicians with Dr. Sanjiv Lakhia
Oct 21, 2019 • 26 min
On this episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome Dr. Sanjiv Lakhia. Dr. Lakhia, a physician with Carolina Neurosurgery and Spine in Charlotte, North Carolina, talks about the unique financial pressure involved in making money decisions as a doctor.
Diversity in Medicine - With Dr. Narjust Duma
Oct 7, 2019 • 30 min
On this episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome Dr. Narjust Duma. Dr. Duma is a thoracic oncologist at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, and a Latina physician who completed medical school in the Dominican Republic. Dr. Duma was named…
Dr. Erin Elliott: The Sleep Better Dentist
Sep 23, 2019 • 38 min
On this episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome Dr. Erin Elliott. Dr. Elliott is a general dentist at Post Falls Family Dental in Post Falls, Idaho specializing in solutions for sleep apnea and snoring. Dr. Elliott is a graduate of Houghton College and…
Global Health and Innovation
Sep 9, 2019 • 30 min
On this episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome Dr. Joe Hsu. Joe is the Vice Chair of Quality for the Atrium Health Musculoskeletal Institute, a professor of Orthopedic Trauma Fellows program, and the director of the Limb Lengthening and Deformity…
Life as a Health Care Entrepreneur
Aug 26, 2019 • 35 min
On this episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome Dr. Angela Fusaro. Angela, originally from Connecticut, specializes in emergency medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Angela’s compelling story includes time spent in Guatemala and Indonesia. She has an MBA and…
Direct Primary Care and Financial Wellness
Aug 9, 2019 • 41 min
On the inaugural episode of White Coat Wellness, we welcome Dr. Jessica Mendelsohn. Jessica is board certified in family medicine and is the proud owner of New South Family Medicine in Fort Mill, South Carolina. Jessica starts the episode talking about…