Ohio doctor who just turned 100 is still practicing. Why retire when you can help others and keep life interesting?
I found this article intriguing and thought you too would enjoy reading about him. This guy still makes house calls and is still sharp. He lives for his work and for the relationships with his patients. Now that’s passion. Apparently, age does not faze him. Check it out
CINCINNATI — The 100-year-old doctor still makes house calls.
He must, explains Dr. Fred Goldman.
That’s where the patients are.
“If they’re sick and can’t leave home,” he said, “I go to see them.”
They came to see him Dec. 12. Patients, friends and family — some using walkers, some in strollers — gathered in numbers passing the century mark at the office he calls, “the dump,” to throw a surprise birthday party for the internist who is the oldest licensed physician practicing medicine in the state of Ohio.
He surprised them. The guest of honor arrived 90 minutes early.
“I almost had a heart attack seeing all of the people in the hall and the waiting room,” Goldman said between greeting well-wishers read entire article here