Are We Really Facing a Shortage of Primary Care Physicians?

Dr. Adam Tabriz
Oct 3, 2018 · 5 min read
rural health, primary care, medicine

If there is one thing the U.S isn’t known for, it is its healthcare. With rising costs making healthcare unaffordable to a significant part of the population, we have to ask ourselves what’s going wrong.

The USA has been facing a crunch of primary care physicians for quite some time. By 2025, the total number of primary care physicians will rise 6% from 288,000…