Island Practice

Island Practice

Cobblestone Rash, Underground Tom, and Other Adventures of A Nantucket Doctor

Book - 2012
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"At a time when America's family doctors are under siege, and so many things in health care are combustible and complicated, Timothy Lepore is an extraordinary character. He is the glue that holds health care together on Nantucket."--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781586487515
Branch Call Number: 610.92 L558b 2012
Characteristics: x, 274 p. ; 25 cm


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VanessaCCL Nov 27, 2012

"An account of life on Nantucket as experienced by one of its only doctors describes his work as the island's football team medic, family practitioner and only surgeon, offering insight into how regional healthcare has been shaped by island history and the independent views of eccentric residents." Biography and Memoir Newsletter November 2012


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