Mar 23, 2023
In this podcast episode, we delve into the world of plastic surgery and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of practicing in a group. Dr. Derek Rapp discusses the risks and rewards of starting a solo practice versus joining an established partnership, highlighting the benefits of having access to resources such as exam rooms, billing personnel, attorneys, servicing, and group purchasing organizations. However, they also caution against the potential downsides of working in a competitive environment, where personal interests may clash, and conflicts may arise. Dr. Derek Rapp also provides valuable insights and tips for navigating these challenges, emphasizing the importance of respect and fairness in maintaining a healthy and successful partnership. Whether you're a seasoned plastic surgeon or a fresh new face in the field, this episode will offer valuable insights and inspiration for navigating the complex world of plastic surgery practice.