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The annual physical exam is often debated in the medical literature and media. Since meeting our patients at least annually is the centerpiece of our practice at the Sheldon Sowell Center for Health, it may surprise you to learn that we’re on the anti-physical side.
A growing part of our practice centers on caring for students who have come from out of state to attend Colorado colleges such as the University of Denver, which is a short distance from our office.
This is the third of our three part series on “How to Choose a Concierge Physician.” Our advice: Put your needs first!
This is the second of our three part series on “How to Choose a Concierge Physician.” Here are some more questions and considerations that every prospective patient should ask as you seek the right practice for yourself and your family.
If you think you deserve better health care—and you do—you may have started looking for a concierge medical practice. You’ll discover pretty quickly that not all practices that call themselves “concierge” are alike.
The phrase “concierge medicine” means different things at different practices, so it can be hard for a patient to know exactly what they’re getting into with a “concierge” practice. Here’s how we approach it:
The plain truth is that the most convenient specialist isn’t necessarily the best specialist, so when we started the Sheldon Sowell Center, which is proudly not controlled by a big health care company, we knew we had to put your care — not our convenience — first.
It isn’t just high prescription prices in the U.S. that can be crazy-making — the variance in price from one pharmacy to another can defeat even the smartest consumer’s efforts to shop rationally.