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A Pediatrician's Journal
A Pediatrician's Journal

A Pediatrician's Journal

Caring for children in a broken medical system


288 Pages, 6.0 x 8.9

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB

Trade Paper, $14.00 (US $14.00) (CA $18.90)

Publication Date: August 2008

ISBN 9780825305825

Rights: WOR

Beaufort Books (Aug 2008)


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Award-winning pediatrician Dr. Brian G. Orr offers compelling evidence, gained through firsthand professional experience, that the health care system in the United States is broken and in need of change. His real-life stories of everyday families spanning the globe from Honduran villages to suburban Boston offers specific help and guidelines to getting the best medical care for your children in spite of the system in place. Practical and timely, this insider's expos? gives savvy parents the tools they need to take charge of their children's health.

Author Biography

Dr. Brian G. Orr is a board-certified pediatrician who has practiced for over twenty-three years and currently practices at Cape Ann Pediatrics in Gloucester. Graduating from Georgetown Medical School in 1982, Dr. Orr has contributed to medical reports on Boston's CBS affiliate, CBS4, and has also been featured and profiled in prominent news outlets including The Boston Globe and NPR.