On my outpatient family medicine rotation, I met a patient I will never forget. She was a white middle-aged woman — a new patient to the clinic — there to establish care. When I walked in and introduced myself, she looked me up and down with a glazed expression. Within two minutes, while I was trying to gather a history from her, the patient interrupted to say, “Dr. Smith (name changed), ...

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