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What separates a good doctor from a great one?
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Dr. Richard Tholen
Surgery - Plastics
5 doctors agree
In brief: Combination of. . .
Natural intelligence, superb training, experience and ongoing learning, caring compassionate attitude, and humility to know they're not always right.
Kindness towards our fellow beings, regardless of age, race, status, or wealth. Inquisitive and understanding. Giving and charitable. You'll know when you meet one!

In brief: Combination of. . .
Natural intelligence, superb training, experience and ongoing learning, caring compassionate attitude, and humility to know they're not always right.
Kindness towards our fellow beings, regardless of age, race, status, or wealth. Inquisitive and understanding. Giving and charitable. You'll know when you meet one!
Dr. Richard Tholen
Dr. Richard Tholen
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Very nice answer, Dr. Tholen. May all of us aspire to be like this!
Dr. Jon Fishburn
Great question, great answer!
Dr. John Weeks
Family Medicine
In brief: Good question
I doubt that you will get a consensus on this, but i think great doctors not only have knowledge, experience, good judgment and competence, but also have compassion, honesty, listen carefully and have humility.

In brief: Good question
I doubt that you will get a consensus on this, but i think great doctors not only have knowledge, experience, good judgment and competence, but also have compassion, honesty, listen carefully and have humility.
Dr. John Weeks
Dr. John Weeks
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