Excuse Me Doctor!
The Book 

Hailed by Essence Magazine as “ a book that should be in every household,”  “Excuse me, Doctor…” is a comprehensive resource for patient empowerment. In these pages, Dr. Clarke provides the “360-degree view” on being a smart healthcare consumer, and gives everyone the tools to benefit from our rapidly changing healthcare system.

“Excuse me, Doctor…:  uses stories, checklists and tips to make every reader into their own best patient advocate. She makes it easy to understand:
•    Why people get sick
•    Staying well and managing your own health with the 5 Self-Health Actions
•    How to find and choose the right practitioner for yourself, describing the various types of primary doctors, specialists as well as alternative
•    Complementary and alternative treatments that have been demonstrated by research to help certain conditions
•    Healthcare reform and choosing your own health insurance
•    Paying for health costs, with guidance on everything from benefitting from your health insurance to negotiating doctor and hospital bills
•    How to mentally be prepare to take charge of your own health & healthcare
       ...and much, much more

This is not a one-time read. You will continue to reference this book to find answers to your pressing health care issues and will also undoubtedly recommend it to friends and family.


Be Health Empowered!