It makes a difference when your physician is trained to truly listen. To pay more attention to you than your chart. To take the time to get to know you as a whole person.
DOs believe there’s more to good health than the absence of pain or disease. We strive to help patients be truly healthy in mind, body and spirit. We don’t see patients. We see people.
It can be easy to replace personal connections with online interactions, but increased use of social media can contribute to high rates of loneliness. Face-to-face communication is critical for emotional health, says Jennifer Caudle, DO.