My Story

Becoming a physician was not a life-long dream. Growing up I was incredibly fortunate to live in an affluent suburb; coming from an upper middle-class family with access to excellent schools, I had every opportunity to learn and to be successful. To use the baseball metaphor, if I wasn’t born on third base, by the … Read more

First Post

This is the first post of Dr PayItBack, my personal blog and chronicle of my journey to get back to broke and beyond. I’m an Anesthesiologist who finished residency training in the US in the spring of 2018, and I am currently working at a one-year fellowship in Pain Medicine. I graduated medical school in … Read more