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October 17, 2019

  

Training to become a doctor is a longgggg, torturous process. Test after test after test. But studying for my pediatric boards has probably been the worst. After a grueling 3 years of residency, working more hours than humanly possible, I was finally free and ex...

November 26, 2018

Budgeting is a fundamental skill of adulthood that those in medicine don’t learn soon enough. I recently published a post called Got Debt?! The Truth About Paying for Medical School- Since We Can’t All Go to School for Free where I talked a lot about budgeting and how...

November 9, 2018




I started working on this blog months ago, when I found out NYU School of Medicine, my alma mater, would be providing free tuition. I should have been excited for their future and current students.

But I couldn’t help but flash back to waiting in...

September 16, 2018

Being a doctor sucks sometimes, actually most of the time. People see the glamorous tv shows the long white coats and the shiny stethoscopes and think that being a doctor is always an amazing fulfilling experience. When truth be told a lot of it isn’t. They don’t see t...

August 2, 2018

Dear Baby Girl, 

We meet again. The first time we met you scared the crap out of me and you probably don’t remember because you were really sick. So sick that I thought you weren’t gonna make it.
It was early in the morning and you decided you were ready to meet the w...

December 24, 2017

Everyone knows that egg nog is an important part of the holidays. Me and Wes have a tradition where we bake chocolate chip cookies and pour up tall glasses of spiked egg nog while we sit in front of the TV in our pajamas . 

So this year was no different, and for mo...

November 22, 2017


The line for the bus to get home was so long, it stretched all the way down the hall way. People were already clamoring because the bus was running 5 minutes late and they were tired of waiting. Finally the bus pulled up and everyone eagerly got on. There was a small...