Thursday, August 19, 2010

You know, this thought crossed my mind at work today. I see so many patients, and while I enjoy my work, sometimes it does get to be a bit too impersonal, too formal. But then, when I saw Mr. H today and he was complaining that the nursing home aide smudged his glasses for him, it so happens that I keep a bottle of lens cleaner in my desk. And so, I took his glasses off his face, gave them a thorough cleaning, and put them back on for him. And you know what, it's really the experiences like these that my patients give me, that I enjoy the most.
Not the 'playing the doctor/smartass/expert'. Just the simple, basic, human interactions.

3 Comments:

Blogger Azman said...

Like. ;)

1:25 AM  
Blogger MarytrMom said...

this is probably why you became a doc to begin with......very glad there are ones like you!

6:47 PM  
Blogger whsy said...

:)

6:32 AM  

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