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Year’s Wrap Up and Confessions of a Doctor #2

We are often horrible patients and make poor health choices

My running plans for 2017 did not exactly pan out.

As my work life has intensified (a good thing, my regenerative medicine practice is exploding, thanks to many grateful patients who are avoiding surgery and spreading the word, as well as our affiliation with, becoming their exclusive Idaho provider), my running life has had to take a back seat. I love the long 100 […]

By |November 20th, 2017|Categories: About Our Physicians, Healthier Lifestyle||Comments Off on Year’s Wrap Up and Confessions of a Doctor #2

Confessions of a Doctor: Part 1 (by Dr. Vlach)

Confession #1: I hate my electronic medical record (EMR) and would like to throw my computer out the window, at least while seeing patients.

I recently got feedback from a patient who had seen me, relayed through an acquaintance, and it went something like this: “I wasn’t sure about her, because she spent our entire office visit looking at her computer, but then when I tried some of the things she suggested I started feeling […]

By |October 9th, 2017|Categories: About Our Physicians, About Our Practice||0 Comments

Girls Rule!

Women in medicine in the media…this article made some big headlines this week:

Patients Cared For By Female Doctors Fare Better Than Those Treated By Men

This is an article reviewing a recent Harvard research study that showed female doctors who care for elderly hospitalized patients get better results. Patients cared for by women were less likely to die or return to the hospital after discharge.

Attention-grabbing and thought-provoking for sure. Should you see only female doctors […]

By |December 22nd, 2016|Categories: About Our Physicians||0 Comments

Year’s Review

Here’s my reflection on Oct 2014-October 2015 with a few highlights:

It was a different year, most of it accompanied by fatigue, stress and multiple attempts to reignite my fire and desire for performance and racing, all of which eventually failed, at which point I finally realized I was not going to race this year and instead set some new (and astonishingly rewarding) goals. See below. I became extremely busy at work (I […]

By |November 10th, 2015|Categories: About Our Physicians|Tags: , , |4 Comments