Here’s my interview with Dr Tarang Patel from Doctor Money Matters. Enjoy! Let me know what you think.
July 27th is World Head & Neck Cancer Day. What is a Head & Neck Cancer? Head & Neck Cancer is a diverse group of cancers that can arise from anywhere above the collar bones and outside the brain. They can occur from the skin, glands, soft tissue or the aerodigestive tract of the head … More World Head and Neck Cancer Day 2017
ORL2017 Surgeons and Social Media Presentation given at ORL2017 Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
How do we change a culture? As a surgeon, there are critical defining steps in any procedure that I have to get right. This happens in the process of cultural change too. Let’s talk about this. I play the role of the catalyst, megaphone and signpost. I leverage the discussion around this issue and point … More Changing the Culture of Health Care
I was between operating theatres and juggling a couple of emergency cases today. I was invited to speak to a group of Medical Students about #crazysocks4docs and #mentalhealth for docs. In the flurry of the moment-to-moment medical madness I had to formulate a few thoughts to share. The elevator only gave me enough time for … More Crazy Socks for Student Docs
June 1st. #CrazySocks4Docs. But not just for Docs only. This day is for nurses, dentists, pharmacists, social workers, physiotherapists, psychologists, dietitians, speech pathologists, audiologists, respiratory therapists, anaesthesia techs, paramedics, medical students, veterinarians and all other specialties that work in the health care industry for patients. Doctors are dying by their own hands. The overall physician … More Crazy Socks for Docs
Episode 3: 3 Paradigm Shifts for Health Care. Where we are today in health care is the product of our contemporary society. The drive to modernisation and industrialisation is palpable. Clinicians after clinicians have detailed the despondency, despair and desperation they feel when their clinical work is suffocated by bureaucratic burdens from Health Administrators. Read … More Restoring Hope and Humanity to Health Care