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Donald Trump's doctor is getting examined by the media, and it's not flattering. Either is this predecessor article.

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    Sounds like a good doctor to me... (5.00 / 1) (#1)
    by kdog on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 05:40:00 AM EST
    One that ain't stingy with the good scripts! Though I'd like to know what exactly Trump is scoring through this guy so I can avoid it, the side effects look horrendous. It's clearly not mellowing sh:t.

    Was it this doctor, (5.00 / 2) (#7)
    by KeysDan on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 10:16:13 AM EST
    a gastroenterologist, who discovered Trump's "very good brain?"  Perhaps during a positive colonoscopy.

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    Heh (none / 0) (#8)
    by CaptHowdy on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 10:40:29 AM EST
    I have been posting about this doctor for a while.  i believe Willie Nelson and The Dude are the wrong comparisons.

    But I must take issue with the fact he is a gastroenterologist and is Trumps primary care doctor is a thing.  My primary care doctor is a gastroenterologist.  And I love him.  He is not quite as weird as this guy but he is a bit of a freak.   We spend most of our annual visits talking about Game of Thrones.

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    No cause to take (none / 0) (#10)
    by KeysDan on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 11:53:03 AM EST
    issue with a gastroenterologist as primary care physician.  A gastroenterologist is an internist (internal medicine) who specializes in diseases of gastrointestinal tract.  Gastroenterology training includes residency in internal medicine. Part of that specialization involves procedures for diagnosis and treatment, such as endoscopy and colonoscopy.

    Depending on the practice, a gastroenterologist will deal with the range of primary care medicine, such as diabetes or hypertension as well as GI tract matters.  Or, may focus on the gastrointestinal tract.

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    Mandatory colonoscopies for Trump (none / 0) (#12)
    by jondee on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 12:33:42 PM EST
    supporters would be an interesting research project.

    I'm thinking it would yield a surprising range of objects, similar to when they explore Tiger Shark's stomach contents.

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    I suspect (none / 0) (#2)
    by FlJoe on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 06:00:37 AM EST
    uppers, Trump resembles a meth-head at times, we need to demand that the pees in the cup.

    This "good" doctor is another example of one of the "best" that Trump surrounds himself with.

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    He writes the best scripts! (none / 0) (#5)
    by kdog on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 08:21:29 AM EST
    Huuuge scripts people.  Refills included.  We cut a big deal...huuuge.

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    I don't think the (5.00 / 1) (#3)
    by Ga6thDem on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 06:29:00 AM EST
    doctor even wrote that letter. It sounds like a letter that would come from Trump himself. I think the doctor just signed it.

    Since the letterhead (5.00 / 1) (#6)
    by CoralGables on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 09:20:56 AM EST
    was from a doctor that died over six years ago at age 93, it's a pretty good bet it was written in Trump Tower by John Miller.

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    Trump thanked (5.00 / 1) (#4)
    by KeysDan on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 07:51:04 AM EST
    Dr. Jacob Bornstein for writing that "to whom my concern (sic)" letter reporting that he had amazing, astonishing health, and was found positive in everything.  Apparently, a report from the beyond, making it all the more astonishingly amazing.   Dr. Jacob Bornstein, was the father of Dr. Harold Bornstein.  Dr. Jacob died in 2010.

    Waching that guy on TV I can't believe (none / 0) (#9)
    by ruffian on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 11:41:48 AM EST
    he is any super-rich person's real doctor.  Trump  making an issue out of medical matters with this guy as his front man is almost deliberately a joke.  It just can't be serious.  

    Trump must have a complete (none / 0) (#11)
    by fishcamp on Tue Aug 30, 2016 at 12:20:13 PM EST
    line up of doctors, and has probably been over examined since childhood.  He has an eye doctor, we all go in once a year.  Medicare pays for mine.  Does Trump use Medicare?  He's got his GI, Doctor strange, and I'm sure he has an urologist too.  Medicine is so specialized that Trump probably has about ten doctors.  He's looking a bit fleshy too, so he needs to go to that Doctor as well.