Skip to content

Kristin Prentiss Ott, M.D. Posts

6 Tips to Optimize Recovery After Orthopedic Injury/Surgery (Guest Post)

Carolyn and I met 11 years ago when Mickey and Carolyn’s husband worked together as residents. Our paths diverged, but thanks to Facebook, we are…

14 Comments

10 Reasons Breasts Are Our Frenemies

NOTE: The full text of this post was originally posted to facebook page and was later added here.  10 Reasons Breasts Are Our Frenemies They are…

Comments closed

The Low-down on Death (PAP series 6/6)

“People are People” Part 6 of 6   Deaths in the hospital usually happen one of two ways: full code intensity or comfort care attentiveness.…

2 Comments

The Truth about Trauma Drama (PAP series 5/6)

“People are People” Part 5 of 6   A few years ago, Mickey (my trauma surgeon husband) was featured on a show on TLC called…

Comments closed

The Mindful Truth about Mental Illness (PAP series 4/6)

“People are People” Part 4 of 6 It’s not always obvious. Sometimes patients register with a chief complaint like “headache.” They tell the nurse their…

2 Comments

The Naked Truth about Nudity (PAP series 3/6)

“People are People” Part 3 of 6 There are people all over the country who get paid to let medical students examine their prostates, testicles,…

9 Comments

The Truth about when Patients are Prisoners (PAP series 2/6)

“People are People” Part 2 of 6 When I imagined being a doctor, I thought about delivering big healthy babies to nice married couples like…

5 Comments