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➶ [Reading] ➸ Dottoressa By Susan Levenstein ➫ – Ws-musik.de Wise and witty Publishers WeeklyA charming story well told Kirkus ReviewsSmart funny charming full of astute insights into the way Italy works Alexander StilleA wonderfully fun read Dr Robert SapolskyWise and witty Publishers WeeklyA charming story well told Kirkus ReviewsSmart funny charming full of astute insights into the way Italy works Alexander StilleA wonderfully fun read Dr Robert SapolskyAs funny as it is poignant A must read for anyone who thinks they understand medicine Italy or humanity Barbie Latza NadeauAfter completing her medical training in New York Susan Levenstein set off for a one year.

Adventure in Rome Forty years later she is still practicing medicine in the Eternal City In Dottoressa An American Doctor in Rome Levenstein writes with love and exasperation about navigating her career through the renowned Italian tangle of brilliance and ineptitude sexism and tolerance rigidity and chaosPart memoir starting with her epic quest for an Italian medical license and part portrait of Italy from.

dottoressa pdf Dottoressa eBookAdventure in Rome Forty years later she is still practicing medicine in the Eternal City In Dottoressa An American Doctor in Rome Levenstein writes with love and exasperation about navigating her career through the renowned Italian tangle of brilliance and ineptitude sexism and tolerance rigidity and chaosPart memoir starting with her epic quest for an Italian medical license and part portrait of Italy from.

Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback

Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback

10 thoughts on “Dottoressa

  1. Rebecca Rebecca says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookIn the late 1970s Levenstein moved from New York City to Rome with her Italian husband and set up a private medical practice catering to English speaking expatriates Her light hearted yet trenchant memoir highlights the myriad contrasts between the United States and Italy revealed by their health care systems Italy has a generous national health service but


  2. Mary Ruth Mary Ruth says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookA lot of good stories crammed in here but could use some organization


  3. Jane Jane says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookI thoroughly enjoyed this memoiressay collection Levenstein is an exceptional writer with an impressive edge of acerbic wit I found the glimpse of medical practice Italian style terrifically interesting as well as compelling when compared to its American version


  4. Mark Cohen Mark Cohen says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookI write this review as a fellow physician The physician’s journal has its roots in antiquity Often records of unusual patient presentations were recorded for didactic purposes We are fortunate that the author seems to have maintained a personal journal also collected from various pieces of paper as needed from an early age recording not only happenings in her life but her reactions to them at the timeThe intermingling of her physician and personal life roles is told in the manner of narrative story telling We learn about her adventurous spirit openness to new ideas and other ways of thinking as her story unfolds A taste of the writing found in her tale of two cities New York Rome occurs as she contemplates moving to the country she has chosen to adopt “I was rea


  5. Abigail Abigail says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookAs a US — Italy expat myself reading this book was extremely relatable and entertaining and it offers a very insightful look into the “true” state of affairs regarding Italian medicine It will help people of any nationality make sense of the way that things are done


  6. Suzanne Suzanne says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookThis is a very personal account of Levenstein's experiences as an American trained doctor practising in Rome It is an absorbing account often amusing sometimes disturbing but always easy to read Significant differences between the American and Italian health services are revealed and despite its shortcomings Levenstein does not regret having worked under the Italian system albeit as a private practitioner Reading as a potential patient I was struck by the hit and miss nature of much medical treatment as described by the Dottoressa Lives are unexpectedly saved but mistakes also result in undeserved pain and suffering It certainly contributed to increasing my wariness about any contact with the medical profession


  7. Sarah Johnson Sarah Johnson says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookAs an American in Italy for the better part of a decade reading this book seriously put together the puzzle of my experiences with the Italian health care system Sometimes it's great and amazing and wonderful and free Othertimes you exit out of the weird dark unorganized hospital into the sun and just can't make heads or tails of the left field diagnoses and wackadoo conversations you had within Loved every bit of this book 1010


  8. Jeanette Nardi Jeanette Nardi says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookBook is not only informative but very entertaining It touched me emotionally as well as making me laugh Reading it was the highlight of my dayI would recommend this book to all my expat friends living in Italy as well as my American friends who wished they were


  9. Debbie Cohen Debbie Cohen says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookGrab a glass of wine commit to the Mediterranean diet and settle in for a funny and educational doctoring adventure You don't need to be a doctor patient or live in Rome to become enlightened by this book


  10. Gillian Gillian says:

    Dottoressa eBook ¶ Paperback dottoressa pdf, Dottoressa eBookI enjoyed this tale of the expatemigrate experience in Rome through the lens of practicing medicine


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