Why it's always important to ask even if you think you know.

I can tell you one of the biggest perks of being an attending physician is that people generally don't ask if you know how to treat a certain disease because they assume you do because you're an attending physician.  I can also tell you that as an attending physician because [...]

By |2018-12-25T22:52:54-04:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: Personal & Opinion Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Want to know how my first year as an academic physician went?

So from time to time I get the urge to write about a topic that doesn't necessarily fit the mold & content here on DrPierresBlog.com so I end up not writing anything at all. Well, that has changed as I now have a new blogging account from Medium.com, where I [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:17:43-04:00May 4th, 2018|Categories: Personal & Opinion Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

The myth of the perfect physician

I am honestly not sure where the myth began, probably before I even knew that I wanted to be a physician but somewhere down the line the public has been led to believe that every physician in the world not only has excels as a physician but excelled as a [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:18:07-04:00March 29th, 2018|Categories: Personal & Opinion Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

Residency selections are in and now the wait

Unless you are just joining the Lunch and Learn Community or maybe you have been living under a rock for the past 6-7 months then you are already aware that I took a job as a Program Director  & Director of Medical Education for an Internal Medicine residency last year [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:18:41-04:00January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Personal & Opinion Stories|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Five things I learned when I became a podcaster

So it has been officially 2 weeks since launching the podcast and I must say that it was probably one of the best decisions I have made this year and I think I have made some great ones. I first want to thank those who either inspired the move since my [...]

By |2019-05-27T17:59:38-04:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: Personal & Opinion Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

When I had to say goodbye to the PCP

March 27,2017 8:00am ... It was another early morning drive on the way to work, kids in tow and the soundtrack to Moana blasting  and I finally made the peace with the decision to press send on that email that has been in my drafts. It had been about a [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:20:53-04:00June 16th, 2017|Categories: Personal & Opinion Stories|Tags: , |1 Comment

Prayer, Your Mental Health and the elephant in the room

When you break a bone do you not have surgery to get it fixed? When you get hungry isn't the first thing on your mind is to find something to eat? When you are dead tired from a long day of work & can barely keep your eyes open how [...]

The life or death decision to become a Medical Mogul

Download now 5 Signs You Are Ready To Break Free See the five signs that will help you understand that you are ready to break free 2017 class of Medical Mogul Academy Here I am next to my coach Dr. Drai and my classmates. So if you watched yesterday's [...]

By |2019-05-27T22:02:42-04:00April 28th, 2017|Categories: Personal & Opinion Stories|Tags: , |1 Comment

The Momentum in Medicine Conference Recap

These were just a few of the quotes I heard this past weekend at the Momentum in Medicine Conference.  Now what if I told you that it was an experience like no other. What if I told you that there was never a dull moment so much so that there [...]

By |2018-12-25T23:29:18-04:00April 26th, 2017|Categories: Personal & Opinion Stories|Tags: |0 Comments