Dr. Atif J. Alaziz: Internist

1.) What are the top 3 healthcare challenges that impact patient quality and quantity of life the most in your field or specialty:

Prevention & Patient-Centered Care

Inadequate Coverage & Reimbursement

Patient Education

2.) Briefly explain your #1 choice above with reference(s) to your professional experiences.

“Prevention and Patient centered care is essential yet too many challenges and obstacles making it difficult for professionals to reach our primary goals / outcomes”

3.) What advice would you offer students pursuing a future career in your field or specialty?

“I love my profession as an I internist. Extremely hard work but worth it! You are the first doctor they come for help. Helping them heal and get to the right specialist was innately rewarding. I would do it all over again.”