Wednesday Checkup

She Asked For Antibiotics & I said NO | Wednesday Checkup

Back at it with another patient story on this week's Wednesday checkup! A patient asked me for antibiotics in a situation where they were not indicate...

Is This Doctor Racist??? | Diversity in Healthcare | Wednesday Checkup | Doctor Mike

Please Share this video with your friends and family to raise awareness!!! Welcome to a new episode of Wednesday Checkup and today we are covering the...

Doctor FAILS Idiot Test | Wednesday Checkup

Doctors aren't mental maestros on every topic! In this video, watch me dabble with random "idiot tests" that I find around the interwebs :) - Doctor M...

The Power Of Nostalgia | Wednesday Checkup

Nostalgia is truly a misunderstood emotion. On one hand it makes us happy and warm but it can also be debilitating from a growth standpoint. In this v...

"ROBOT" Doctor Delivers Bad News | Wednesday Checkup

Technology innovations are developing at a lightning pace in the healthcare space. However technology needs limitations and I've always been a firm .....

A Patient Filed A Complaint! | Wednesday Checkup | Doctor Mike

For this week's Wednesday Checkup, I wanted to share a story with you about how a patient encounter did not go as planned in my office. I thought I di...

A Scientist Did WHAT?!? | Conspiracy Theory | Wednesday Checkup

When I first heard about the gene edited babies being born I could not believe it. I am not one to be worried or be pessimistic but to hear that genet...

Airplane Medical Emergency | WE COULDN'T LAND! | Wednesday Checkup

WATCH ME IN THE HOSPITAL (VLOG): https://youtu.be/LzpCldPiT0c Well, this flight was exciting, to say the least! Luckily it was a learning experience f...

MAJOR Red Flag for Telemedicine | Antibiotic Overuse | Wednesday Checkup

I've been saying for a long time that we NEED to recognize that telemedicine lacks the capacity to replace the traditional doctor's visit. I'm worried...

Doctor in Area 51 | My Imagination Runs Wild | Wednesday Checkup

First of all, please DON'T storm Area 51. Thats my doctorly advice right there. I did, however, let my imagination run wild and came up with 6 magical...

The Science of Silence | Wednesday Checkup

Today we are covering the understated importance of silence on our brains as well as the negative consequences of noise. There have been a few really ...

Second Man "CURED" of HIV | Wednesday Checkup

Today on Wednesday Checkup we are talking about the recent viral story on the "London Patient" who was reportedly cured of HIV. Now I don't totally ag...

Child Paralyzed With Rare, Mysterious Illness | Wednesday Checkup

A disease is causing children to be paralyzed and the CDC has more questions than answers. On this week's Wednesday Checkup, we are covering the rare ...

Party Drug That Treats DEPRESSION? | Wednesday Checkup #22

Ketamine is a popular party drug but it has legitimate medical uses and recently an FDA panel voted to investigate it as a potential treatment for dep...

Finally a LEGIT Nutrition Study! | Wednesday Checkup

Vegan 30 Day Challenge: https://youtu.be/P28mbaFf52g Nutrition research articles are usually pretty blah. They make outrageous claims like alcohol is ...

My Take on ELECTRIC SCOOTERS! | Wednesday Checkup

Make sure to stick around for the Mail Time after the electric scooter story! Electric scooters have been popping up in the news for both good and bad...

Kids Answer WEIRD Med School Interview Questions | Wednesday Checkup

I got some super WEIRD questions on my interview trail for both med school and residency. I decided to compile these questions and see how my nephews ...

Here's the Scoop on ASMR | Wednesday Checkup

If you've been on YouTube for more than about 5 minutes, you know that ASMR videos are incredibly popular. This week I thought I'd dive into the resea...

Stop the Vitamin Obsession!!! | Wednesday Checkup

I hope you know my feelings on vitamin supplements after watching many of my videos. I do NOT think they are needed and that many people who are ...

Doctor's Reaction to: "Nurses Play Cards" | Wednesday Checkup

A lot of angry posts and article have been shared on this topic and I wanted to chime in to give some context. Some of the outrage is warranted and so...

Doctor Reacts To "Doctors of Reddit" Thread | Wednesday Checkup

Join my SubReddit Here: https://www.reddit.com/r/DoctorMike In this SR I will be chatting with you guys about published videos, medical topics, and mo...

Doctor Plays WORST-RATED MEDICAL GAMES! | Wednesday Checkup

Time to take a break from playing the classics and check out the worst-rated medical games on the iTunes store. I have no idea who in the world create...

We Are SO Divided! | Rise of Polarization | Wednesday Checkup

In our current political climate, the rise of polarization is apparent. What is not so clear is the reason for this divisive spike. I've been doing so...

STOP Saying Vaping is Safe! | My Update On Vaping | Wednesday Checkup

I've already covered my thoughts on vaping in my responding to comments series last year but on account of the many becoming sick as a result of ...