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It’s Never Too Late to Empower Yourself (The Story of Ms. Lela Shaw)

January 25, 2012


Hello friends!   Last week I was visited by one of my patients who shared with me her career and life story. I was so impressed, I was compelled to write this short article and share her inspiring story with you. Lela Shaw, native of Winnsboro, Texas, attended Emmett J. Scott High School in Tyler, […]

Visit to the Dominican Republic

January 24, 2012


I and my wife have just returned from the Dominican Republic. I had to wait until now to get my thoughts down on paper. I can’t believe a week has gone by already.  It was a week ago that I wrote about my experience flying back and reflecting on MLK’s legacy.  Since then I have […]

Continuing Dr. King’s Dream

January 16, 2012


It’s MLK Day 2012 and I and my wife are returning from the Dominican Republic. Over the past three days I have been operating on natives of the D.R. and refining my surgical skills, while rendering services at no charge to people who desperately need treatment. Treating the Dominicans has been a mutually beneficial experience […]

Dental and Medical Submission: Winning the Insurance Benefits Game

January 10, 2012


Choosing the best health insurance policies is an important decision to make. Insurance carriers offer different preventive, basic, and major benefits. Once you elect a policy and accept the terms without reading and understanding the contract, you are locked in until the next open enrollment period, which in most cases is a year. Because Poindexter […]