The discussion moves, however, from the realm of sexual abuse into the world of ethics. Ever since the Hippocrates Oath came into being, medical ethics have been upheld as an important part of the behavior of doctors in a community. The latest visit ended up with us giving each other a hug and him pushing me away because we were "alone in the room" and "there's a bed" his exact words. Should you forgo romantic relationships and marriage and a family? But doctors are people, too. From what I've gathered, we know he's interested in your nether regions. It seems sensible.
I just saw him PCP this Jan.
Can a Doctor Date a Patient?
Doctors point out that since they make life and death choices every day in their professional lives, they should be trusted to have the wisdom and objectivity to make a decision affecting their personal life too. However, a number of senior doctors have warned that dating former patients is "flawed" and risks undermining the public's trust in the profession. But inafter 13 years of marriage, they decided it was time to end the relationship, which they felt had deteriorated beyond repair. Should you forgo romantic relationships and marriage and a family? More from The Telegraph. Historically, notes Gupta, doctors have been expected to deal with all stress that occurs in the context of their work and not show they need help. Sexual misconduct does appear to be a bigger issue, however, in some medical disciplines more than others.