Posts Tagged ‘ doctor ’

Are Doctors Underpaid?

From my latest article on CNN.com.  I now have my own regular column, called Behind The Stethoscope. Full disclosure: I have no complaints about how much I make. But many other physicians are not as satisfied – a recent study by Medscape revealed that 49% of doctors believe they’re not fairly compensated. Of primary care […]



Fox News: Words of Wellness: “In Stitches”

Growing up, Dr. Anthony Youn was dealt an interesting hand: a tiger parent,  an abnormally large jaw, and many, many dateless Friday nights.  He details  these situations and many more in his book In  Stitches, a memoir which follows his humorous—and often touching—path  from awkward student to successful plastic surgeon. “I set out to write […]


The Best Cheesy Pickup Lines Ever!

Enjoy this funny video a friend of mine made in honor of In Stitches! The Best Cheesy Pickup Lines Ever! I wish I had tried some of these back when I was single and couldn’t get a date. Maybe I would have gotten somewhere. In Stitches Update: Thank you to everyone who made it out […]



My Book “In Stitches” on Shelf Awareness

Have you ever wondered what the real truth is behind medical school and becoming a doctor?  How does a person go from being a college student to a life-saving doctor in four short years?  On top of that, what would possess someone to become a plastic surgeon? The website Shelf Awareness, well-known in the literary world, […]