dr-fizzy

Dr. Fizzy

I'm a midwestern physician who has finally finally finally come to the end of my grueling medical training, and at last I have enough time to publish the wealth of cartoons I've created over the years. If you enjoy them, please comment. If you don't enjoy them, then you can just keep your fool mouth shut. Read the rest at Doccartoon.blogspot.com, and make sure to check out his book, A Cartoon Guide To Becoming A Doctor, on Amazon!

https://www.amazon.com/Cartoon-Guide-Becoming-Doctor/dp/1105091023

Profile of a First Year Med Student

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The Official Seat Ranking Order in Healthcare

Hospitals are tiring. Depending on what specialty you are in, you can spend the day running around the hospital, after which time you may be hoping for a little butt-on-chair time. Think again! If you are a med student, better start strengthening those quads and hamstrings – you’re going to be standing for a quite a while.    The original cartoon and more by Dr. Fizzy can be seen...

How Medical School Made Me Feel Like a Kindergartener

So you made it to medical school, congratulations! You are a mature, accomplished, driven adult, right? So why does being a medical student sometimes make you feel like you never even made it to elementary school?   This cartoon and more by Dr. Fizzy can be seen...

The 9 Things I Learned During Intern Year

1. The first two times your pager goes off are exciting! …every time after that is progressively more gut-wrenching.   2. Whoever your co-intern is will be your new BFF …or your most hated enemy.   3. There is an inverse relationship between amount of crap in your pocket and level of training   4. When you give a presentation, everyone in the room will know more about the topic than you do.   5. You will never escape the hospital…even in sleep.    6. Free food is the greatest joy in life!   7. White coats stay white for ~5 minutes.   8. There is no such thing as privacy…even in the bathroom..even with the door closed.   9. When in doubt, tylenol or stool-softeners will usually buy you some breathing room.   See the original cartoon and more by Dr. Fizzy.  ...

How to Be The Perfect Gunner

A perfect picture to sum up the essence of the gunner and what you can do to get there, too!   For more by Dr. Fizzy, click...

The 11 Types of Physicians You’ll Encounter (Or Become)

Just because we all are on our path to become a physician, doesn’t mean we are all the same. Yes, we have that nerdy factor holding us together as a group but there really is quite diversity in the medical...

Does Your Patient Need a Rectal Exam?

Put on the gloves and break out the lube…it’s time to talk rectal exams. Sorry to break it to you, but if you’re a med student, odds are you’re about to become veryyy intimate with Mr....