Texas Medical Association Leadership College physician Jay N. Yepuri, MD, recalls a moment when he realized that good patient care involves checking clinical lists for causes and symptoms, and also observing and talking with the patient to reveal what might be surprising issues.
A Physician’s Story
About the Author: Jay Yepuri, MD
Dr. Yepuri is a board certified gastroenterologist and partner with the Digestive Health Associates of Texas (DHAT). As a gastroenterologist, Dr. Yepuri is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Also, he performs important health maintenance roles such as colon cancer screening with colonoscopy.