As a kid, every day after school, I would throw my books down and plant myself in front of the television to watch my favorite shows. Among those favorites were Lost in Space and Star Trek. The futuristic, even outlandish methods of medical care shown in those shows seemed far-fetched to this schoolgirl. But here we are in 2020, practicing medicine over the phone, by computer, with robotics, using video, audio, and biometrics. The list will continue to grow as technology improves.
Specializes in Gastrointestinal Nursing. Has 29 years experience.