I’ll have to second my three colleagues in their respective ways of saying basically the same thing. And this is even before you’ve introduced yourself and shook the patient’s hand!
I dont like it, and I am sure it goes on everywhere. My friend also went to him and said he did the same thing. I can't speak for the guys, but I am a nurse and have to say that sure, you notice attractive people just like you would any other time, but I don't think any (normal) medical professional gets any kind of thrill out of the personal stuff we do for people.
I went on You Tube and found a clip of a live ankle operation, only to realize how difficult it was for him to watch, especially while eating.
I had forgotten that images of bodily fluids and internal organs can be hard for the non-medical person to stomach." Hailey: "All of my conversations revolve around urine, blood and feces, so it makes my 'outside the hospital' conversations pretty awkward." Jessica: "You should enjoy learning new things.
D -- all single lady doctors, practicing in California and Pennsylvania -- and got their opinions on the best prescription for winning an appointment.
My days off fall on some random Tuesday/Wednesday, and never on the more convenient dating days." Jessica: "Odd work hours definitely impact my dating life." Michelle: "It takes a guy with an easygoing attitude to date a doctor without feeling like they are playing 'second-fiddle' to her demanding, time-consuming and emotionally draining job." Jessica: "I once was on a breakfast date and we were talking about his ankle injury.