Settled into a solo full time full spectrum family practice. Still have full hospital duties but gave up OB about ten years ago. Physician-patient connection keeps me in the saddle. My nurse Mary of 31 years, my xray tech/'girl-friday' Jolene of 27 years, and front office Lisa of 21 years keep me sane (and in my place).Joined Air National Guard in F-16 (now F-15) unit as flight surgeon, 21 years in and enjoying it still.
#1 Raising three highly competent happy centered children. Also guiding my Air National Guard Medical Group to an Outstanding. Served nine years on our independent practice association (IPA_ board, and six years as board chairman.)
Staying long term as a solo primary care doc
Bowhunting elk, upland game-bird hunting with my black Lab, woodworking, foreign travel, projects around the ranch, running to stay fit
Hanging around with Lana and Dave, fixing up our old house
Married to Canadian wife Phyllis 35 years, three OUTSTANDING kids who epitomize our family philosophy of bequeathing them strong roots and strong wings.