Archive for the 'Joey M.D.' Category

A lot of changes coming up

At the end of April and the start of another month, there will be lots of changes that we will be expecting. Of course, the biggest change will be that of the nation.  We will see the changing of the guards soon as we are called upon to choose the person who we think is […]

Another long weekend

April 9 is Araw ng Kagitingan (loosely means “Day of Bravery”, but they usually translate it to “National Heroes Day”) over here in our part of the world.  Since it’s a Friday, it means another long weekend for most Pinoy office employees. Not for me, though.  Since one of my clinics is mall-based, it’s still […]

Today is World TB Day

Today is World TB Day. Knowledge is power, especially in beating this centuries old contagious disease. This is a series of articles that I wrote for thepoc.net regarding this disease. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 (watch out for it!)

Today is World Glaucoma Day

Today is World Glaucoma Day. I did a series of articles for thepoc.net . Here they are. If you want to know about glaucoma, read up on it here: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4

Patient’s POV: The Doctor’s Cellular Phone

Whether or not a doctor gives out his/her cellular phone number is apparently a plus or a minus as far as the patient is concerned.  Being a doctor myself, I was initially reluctant to give out my cell phone number, since it does give patients the license to call or text any time they want […]