MDVIP DOCTOR ‘FAST-PASSES’ PATIENT TO BRAIN TUMOR DIAGNOSIS, SURGERY – AND RECOVERY

When Neil Kaplan walked into the Boca Raton office of internist Dr. Kevin Monahan complaining of headaches and facial numbness, the doctor knew from one look at his patient that something wasn’t right.

A former competitive hockey player, Mr. Kaplan attributed his symptoms to his dental...
Continue reading...

DOCTOR, DOCTOR, GIVE ME THE NEWS: THOUSANDS OF PATIENTS SING MDVIP PHYSICIANS’ PRAISES FOR NATIONAL DOCTORS’ DAY—MARCH 30, 2014

How does a patient praise the physician who saved his eyesight, or the doctor who braved a snowstorm to care for her or ordered the colonoscopy that detected a tumor – and ultimately saved the patient’s life?  You write a poem, of course – or a letter, or a song, or even make a video to...
Continue reading...

Couple Finds MDVIP Doctor’s Care – In Person, Via Texts, In Blizzard Conditions – Exceeds Expectations

At 52, Jane Manross was the picture of health – or so she thought. Imagine her shock when she went for her annual wellness exam with her long-time general practitioner, Dr. Jack Yakish – who months earlier had become an MDVIP-affiliated physician – and he discovered a heart murmur. Could...
Continue reading...

Patient Taps MDVIP Healthy Living Plan to Shed Weight, Lower Cholesterol, Improve Life

When John Bach walked into Dr. Michael Monaco’s office, the doctor was very impressed with the man he saw. Mr. Bach, who’d always struggled with his weight, had lost more than 40 pounds. His body mass index – or BMI – improved, taking him from a 42-inch to a 34-inch waist. His...
Continue reading...