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Docs Outside The Box

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Docs Outside the Box is a fusion of medicine, money, and pop culture. Dr. Nii Darko looks into the minds of cutting-edge and innovative doctors, professionals, influencers, and entrepreneurs who are earning, saving, and investing their way to lifestyles they’ve always wanted.You won't find these fin… read more

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Roe v Wade reversal; Gun Violence; Black residents dismissed #294

July 5th, 2022

57:28

In this Docs Outside the Box episode, Nii and Renée take on two hot-button topics - abortion and gun violence. In the wake of the overturning of Roe …

Women physicians make $2 Million less than male physicians?! #293

July 3rd, 2022

34:10

Nii talks with Molly Bell, a recruiter at Provider Solutions & Development, to discuss the income pay gender gap between women and men physicians …

Meet Dr. Trevor: Nomadic Pediatric, Making Ortho Surgery Money, $300K Student Debt Loan Slayer #292

June 24th, 2022

57:49

Nii sits down with Trevor Cabrera, who completed his residency training in General Pediatrics at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston and then transitioned to working as an exclusive Locum Tenens …

Will this book make you a sociopath? - The Subtle Art of Not Giving A #@%! by Mark Manson #291

June 20th, 2022

56:04

After reading Mark Manson’s New York Times Best Seller, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F-ck, not once, but two times, Nii extracts and summarizes the …

One small idea can become a multi-million dollar business #290

June 13th, 2022

39:41

A leading expert in medical entrepreneurship and healthcare venture capital, John Shufeldt, MD, sits down with Nii to discuss the twenty businesses he has started, their successes and failures, and how physicians can …

Let's talk about Treasury I-Bonds! #289

June 10th, 2022

31:08

Inflation is here and there aren’t many people out there who are fans of it either. Gas and food prices are through the roof (among other consumables). But there might be a small silver lining in this if you have some …

Navient owes me $500! #288

June 6th, 2022

49:41

Navient got sued by multiple states for unscrupulous behavior that pushed borrowers to use forbearance instead of income-driven repayment plans. 

Is $275,000 of loans for school worth it? #287

May 30th, 2022

48:51

 Things to expect in this episode:

  • Renee talks about being post-call with OB.
  • Does she prefer working as a locums or doing per diem work
  • Nii and Renee …

Leaving Clinical Medicine for Big Pharma #286

May 25th, 2022

40:20

Dr. Nerissa Kreher is a Chief Medical Officer of a biotech company and a Pediatric Endocrinologist. She transitioned into biotech early in her career …

From panic attacks to beautiful artwork. Medicine is artistry for this doc #285

May 25th, 2022

45:50

Dr. Lucie Mitchell is a long time listener of Docs Outside. She joins Dr. Nii today to share her story about how a major panic attack in the last 3 months of residency training led her to pay off $70,000 of student loan …

Now that you're a doctor. Does that mean you're a natural leader? #283

May 16th, 2022

24:46

Things to expect in this episode:

  • What is physician leadership?
  • Does being a doctor mean that one is a natural leader?
  • Learn to ask questions on topics …

What medical leaders need to know about Pre-Meds #282

May 13th, 2022

45:40

Things to expect in this episode:

  • We’re in Denver, CO at the AACOM Educating Leaders Conference! We talk about our responses during the first-ever …

How this psychiatry resident became her attendings’ boss #281

May 9th, 2022

38:26

Dr. Brook Choulet is a concierge psychiatrist and the Founder of Choulet Wellness in Scottsdale, Arizona. She is also still a resident! 

 

Things to …

Imposter Syndrome at Conferences and Jerrod Carmichael's Rothanial #280

May 4th, 2022

59:36

Nii & Renee are on the road in Denver, Colorado. They’re attending the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) Annual …

This radiologist realized saving more and earning more from clinical work was not enough for her #279

April 20th, 2022

41:01

Dr. Param is a radiologist, real estate investor, and coach who helps individuals get to financial independence through real estate investing.

Today, …

This book changed how I look at self-improvement - Atomic Habits by James Clear #278

April 11th, 2022

26:07

What if I told you that your inability to hang onto your New Year’s Resolutions has less to do with motivation and more to do with the daily …

Coming to America, Will Smth Slaps Chris Rock #277

April 4th, 2022

1:00:02

Nii recaps his recent mission trip to Ghana.

  • You on safari or on a mission?
  • Advice to residents
  • Do we prescribe too much opioids in the United States

Dr. Nii is medical mission bound #276

March 30th, 2022

55:33

Nii talks about his upcoming medical mission trip to Ghana. We talk about what happens on medical mission trips. 

 

Updates on Nii’s habit building.

 

What Renee and Nii are reading.

 

Google pays podcasters to video …

Even while in medical school, this doctor knew she didn't want to practice #275

March 28th, 2022

40:04

Dr. Sam Meraj has been Senior Director of Quality, Safety, and Reporting for large national retail chains. I’m talking about the places where you buy groceries, purchase televisions, and even get an oil change for your …

If you're not saving money, you might be the problem #274

March 25th, 2022

43:50

If you're not saving money, you might be the problem

That’s right, I said it. If you ain’t saving, it might be a “You” problem!

 

We’re talking about the first money trap for doctors - Not having any savings.

 

Nii …

How a cheap & amicable divorce helped this doctor avoid financial ruin #273

March 21st, 2022

42:20

Divorce is not fun. There is nothing earth-shattering about that statement. Divorce not only can be devastating to your emotions, but it can be a bombshell to your personal finance. Does it always have to be this way?

 

Is success at all costs the reason why you are unhappy? #272

March 14th, 2022

39:41

“Success without fulfillment is the ultimate failure.”

-Tony Robbins

 

I’m sure he’s not the first person to say or even think this, but he’s one of the …

How this doc helped a single mother of 3 pay off over $500k of student loan debt #271

March 7th, 2022

37:04

Knowing that you have student loan debt versus paying them off are two different things. Nii remembers having mad doubts about our payoff plan and the timing of being able to complete this task. In this episode, Nii …

My job and my kids are on my last nerve! Dr. Archana Shrestha on Double Burnout. #269

February 21st, 2022

38:11

Today, Dr. Archana Shrestha is on to talk about being burnt out from her career as well as her family life. Dr. Archana shares how she recovered from “double burnout” and why she’s on a mission to end the notion of a …

Can a $900 used car get you though med school? #268

February 18th, 2022

44:47

Nii & Renee read a 5-star review from Apple Podcasts

Nii updates on building habits

Nii answers question about the types of surgery he performs

Getting paid to complete healthcare market surveys with M3 Global …

Why this doctor owns franchise Cold Stone and Subway stores - and loves it! #267

February 15th, 2022

34:22

We’re talking to Dr. Melva Pinn-Bingham, who is a board-certified radiation oncologist, and owner of 2 Cold Stone Creameries and a Subway restaurant. …

Are we leaving Spotify because of Joe Rogan? #266

February 9th, 2022

56:06

***Recorded Feb 4th***

Drs. Renee & Nii discuss whether they should remove the podcast from Spotify.

 

Open letter to Spotify



Alternative …

11 Money Traps That Doctors Should Avoid #265

February 7th, 2022

38:13

Now that Renee and I are 10 years deep graduating from residency, we feel there’s a lot of life experience that we can share. When looking back, the three themes of the show (money, mindset, and mission) have shown up …

Sh*t I wish I knew in residency: Buying a house while in residency #264

January 31st, 2022

1:10:53

Should you buy a house or rent? It seems like a hard decision to make. Not to me. Here’s my simple advice:

 

RENT!

 

Well, at least during the first …

Dr. Ali Abdaal is Quitting Medicine to Focus on YouTube #263

January 27th, 2022

1:00:06

Nii thinks Chris Rock is a better comedian than Dave Chappelle

Nii reads a 5-star review

How Renee and Nii made the decision to go to medical school

262 - This one lesson of 2021 will be MY key to 2022 success!

January 17th, 2022

34:21

Dr. Nii talks about the most important lesson he learned in 2021. He will be using this to change the trajectory of his life & business in 2022. Take a listen to see if this will help you also.

 

Key Quote of Atomic …

260 - How doctors can find the right jobs that fit their lifestyles

December 27th, 2021

29:21

Life: “What do you want?”

You: “Umm..huh?”
 

Life: “Yeah, what do you want from a job opportunity? Like, haven’t you thought about how many times a week you want to operate? You sure you want 7 hours of clinic on Mondays?”

259 - Locum doctor vs. plumber; Hasan Minhaj's DO "apology"

December 20th, 2021

49:33

11 Doctors to Follow on Instagram

 

A long-time listener has a dilemma about how to handle negotiating a locums contract with a hospital.

Hasan …

258 - This app makes real estate investing easy for busy professionals

December 13th, 2021

35:13

Renee and I are looking for another real estate property! With each property, we want to know once they are purchased how soon can we start cash flowing those bad boys! There are numbers that we gotta run to make sure …

257 - How not choosing student loan forgiveness gave this doctor and her husband career freedom and three kids (part 2)

December 6th, 2021

24:50

We’re back with part 2 of our talk with Dr. Adaira Landry. In part 1, we learned about why she paid off over $200,000 of student loan debt in 3 years. In this episode, we’re going to get into how she did it.  

She also …

256 - How not choosing student loan forgiveness gave this doctor and her husband career freedom and three kids (part 1)

December 3rd, 2021

39:36

Dr. Adaira Landry paid off over $200,000 of student loan debt in 3 years. She started when she was a fellow. She’s here to talk about not only the HOW of paying this debt off, but she’s also going to share the WHY.

255 - Docs Outside the Box Update

November 29th, 2021

18:05

Dr. Nii talks about recent MAJOR updates to the show.

More episodes per month.

Change in podcast format.

Sharing more discoveries I am making with reading.

Investing in yourself.

Future goals for the show.

 

This …

254 Why pay off $662,000 of student loans in 3 years?

November 24th, 2021

46:57

Can you walk and chew gum at the same time? Of course, you can. Then where did the notion of you can’t pay off debt and invest come from? 

Renee and Nii discuss HOW they were able to NOT only pay off $662,000 of student …

253 Should a doctor respond when a patient leaves a bad online review?

November 22nd, 2021

29:48

You can fight it as much as you like, but doctor reviews are important! Look at it this way, if you can rate & review the local cafe, why …

252 Church, music, and military. How this doctor kicked imposter syndrome to the curb (Part 2)

November 17th, 2021

36:46

Welcome back to Part 2 of Church, Music, Military with Dr. Steven Bradley. In this episode we’re talking about Naomi Osaka, can residents stand up …

251 - Church, music, & military. How this doctor kicked imposter syndrome to the curb (Pt 1)

November 15th, 2021

43:38

Church

Music

Military

 

That is the foundation of my guest, Dr. Steven Bradley. Dr. Steven Bradley is a board-certified anesthesiologist, medical …

250 - Success vs Wealth - Can you have both?

November 12th, 2021

34:29

Dr. Nii & Renee discuss their blue-collar upbringing and having the expectation of success. Recently, Dr. Nii went to a wedding and was struck by …

249 Top branding secrets every physician should know

November 8th, 2021

42:12

There is more to medicine than just memorizing textbooks or doing well on exams. Your bedside manner, working with staff, and communication with your …

247 - How many hours should a doctor on duty work

October 28th, 2021

38:40

Dr. Nii reads a section from Chapter 2 of Austin Kleon’s book: Show Your Work

Talk about sharing more of behind the scenes with the podcast production

Drs. Nii & Renee talk about how many hours doctors on duty …

246 - We fired our property manager

October 25th, 2021

42:05
  • Dr. Nii reads Apple Podcast reviews, email, and a great question for a long-time listener.
  • Why we decided to fire our first property manager for our …

245 - He beat stomach cancer while in residency

October 20th, 2021

1:12:16

Dr. Jamal Dixon is an internal medicine physician based out of Atlanta, Ga. He is a cancer survivor after being diagnosed with a rare form of stomach cancer in his 3rd year of residency.


 He started his medical education …

244 - Apple shares your iPhone Health data with insurance companies

October 5th, 2021

36:40

Nii and Renee talk about:

243 - Life ain't a board exam

September 30th, 2021

15:22

Dr. Nii on a solo episode.

 

  •       Stop living life like it’s a board exam
  •       Confessions of a “Yes” Man
  •       Humanitarian work in Ghana
  •       …

242 - This doc paid off 120k of debt, invests, and is still a resident!

September 27th, 2021

1:12:44

Dr. Charles Boadu, Internal Medicine Resident, joins us on this episode

 

  • Talks about using Uber to pay of $120k in debt
  • How to mentally get over taking …

241 - Don't buy the iPhone 13, Do this instead!

September 21st, 2021

34:33
  • Renee is now manager of Darko Media Group
  • Nii discusses new Apple iPhone 13 releases
  • Ryan Leslie turns 100k investment of Apple to $16 million

240 - Give her $1 Million Dollars - she still won't take a job

September 14th, 2021

55:09

Dr. Stephanie Freeman joins us on this episode

 

  • Stephanie shares how being fired multiple times put her on the locums pathway;
  • Why she calls herself an …

239 Its hard out here for an IMG

September 8th, 2021

50:37

Dr. Nina Lum, The IMG coach, is on to talk about all things related to International Medical Graduates.

The struggles of being an IMG student / doctor

Nina’s biggest pain point as a IMG student

The bad advice on the …

238 - Pay my student loans or Buy Bitcoin?

August 30th, 2021

1:12:32

Just started residency and don't know what to do with your money? This is the show for you. The popular doc bloggers Physician on Fire, Doctor …

Rihanna coming on Docs Outside the Box?

August 24th, 2021

49:25

Nii & Renee want more listeners subscribing to the show; Nii talks about his podcasting course; Rihanna being a billionaire; Previous guest Hella Sidibe completed his transcontinental run; Farnoosh Torabi licenses …

236 - Pimp Medicine, Don’t Let it Pimp You

August 11th, 2021

57:42

Nii and Renee discuss going to the Licensed to Live Conference; Nii finally having an imposter on Instagram; Apple Podcast reviews; Using your job as …

235 – Pay off ALL my loans & I want a personal driver for the weekends

August 5th, 2021

45:25

What’s good everyone!!

The title is a bit misleading. Can you really get all of that at your first job?!? Hmmmm. Now is the time to start looking for …

234 – Should a resident get a $1 million-dollar personal brand deal?

July 29th, 2021

39:41

What’s good everyone!!

Dr. Renee is back and we got a lot to talk about!

 

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • When do you fully recover from being …

233 – I quit social media for 30 days

July 20th, 2021

25:53

Feels good to be back!

On today’s episode, I’m sharing an experiment that I started back in June. I removed the major social media platforms from my main phone and wanted to see how my behavior changed.

In this episode …

232 – Retiring early is overrated and leasing a car every 2 years with Physician on Fire and SurgiFI

July 12th, 2021

1:09:36

What’s good everyone!

We’ve all learned that there’s plenty of ways to skin a cat. In the world of personal finance, we don’t get the opportunity to hear opinions from various backgrounds. It’s smart to have an emergency …

231 – Don’t want to practice clinically anymore?! I got the book for you!

July 5th, 2021

42:52

What’s good everyone!

Dr. Sylvie Stacy, author of 50 Nonclinical Careers for Physicians, jumps on the hot seat to talk about choosing not to …

230 - Come do surgery with me in Ghana!

June 28th, 2021

19:06

What’s good!!!

And oldie but a goodie! Today’s throwback is an episode where Renee and I recorded in the backseat of a taxi cab in Ghana. We were on …

229 – This US couple retired at 39 and 41 and now live in Portugal

June 21st, 2021

51:44

What’s good everyone!

Did you know that there is a growing movement of individuals and couples retiring in their 40s and for some even earlier? This is called being Financially Independent & Retiring Early movement. …

228 – This OB/GYN left America and now practices in Australia / New Zealand

June 14th, 2021

1:04:48

What’s good everyone!

Let’s go back to Episode 1! You’re going to hear from Dr. Carmen Brown, an OB/GYN who now practices in Australia.

She is a southwest Atlanta native who started her medical career in Athens, …

227 – 5 years in the podcasting game

June 7th, 2021

44:04

What's good everyone!

Take a listen on my thoughts on Naomi Osaka and how that relates to medical training. I dive into the big takeaways after five years of podcasting.

 

Transcription:

 

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226 – Go from pre-med to prepared! with Dr. Renee

June 3rd, 2021

30:15

What's good everyone!

This one is for pre-meds! Dr. Renee talks about The Pre-Med to Prepared Summit that starts June 4th - 6th. The Pre-med to Prepared Summit is a 3-day event dedicated to developing the mindset of …

225 – Sh*t I wish I knew in residency – Disability Insurance

May 24th, 2021

46:38

What’s good everyone. This is a new series that is starting called: “Sh*t I wish I knew in residency.” Pretty simple concept, right? We’re so busy saving our patient’s lives, we think there’s no time to learn other …

224 – Put some respect on Dr. Renee’s name!

May 19th, 2021

30:40

What’s good!

Are there times when you feel disrespected at work but feel like you lack the words/gumption to give a good response? Not to worry, Dr. Renee is here to the rescue. In this episode, you’ll hear how she …

223 – What is Bitcoin? Should I buy it?

May 10th, 2021

1:00:31

Are you planning to buy bitcoin but unsure 'cause the concept of it can be hard to grasp?

Get a clear understanding of the ins and out when it comes to crypto investing as The Investing Tutor, Dr. Hans returns to talk …

222 – $9000 in monthly debt payments…HELP!!!

May 3rd, 2021

39:37

What’s good everyone.

Dr. Renee and I are answering a listener’s question. This doctor finds himself in a significant amount of debt ranging from car & truck loans ($1800/month), home mortgage, and even medical …

221 – Clearing out the closet to make room for what you really need

April 27th, 2021

1:01:20

Do you really need 50 pairs of shoes or sneakers?

Do you really need the newest iPhone?

Do you really need to keep up all of those acquaintances you have?

Do you need an expensive house, car, and spouse?

These are …

220 – She makes more money than I do... am I cool with that?!

April 19th, 2021

47:32

What’s good everyone! 

We all know that money talks in a relationship aren’t the smoothest especially when the breadwinner is the female.

Today, we …

219 – If you don’t rock with us…we don’t rock with you

April 12th, 2021

52:47

What’s good everyone! 

In this episode, we’re talking about empowerment and staying true to yourself! Dr. Renee will be joining me for this exciting episode! 

You’re going to hear about our recent partnership with …

218 – Update 11.2

March 30th, 2021

1:00:03

What’s good everyone! A lot of things happened since the last episode went out but today Dr. Renee joins me in this episode for update 11.2!

We’ll be talking about things that are affecting you all the way from med …

217 - 3 Tricks to get student loan debt off your back

March 8th, 2021

47:51

Student loan debt is a 1.7 trillion dollar issue in the United States. Renee and I could not have achieved our goals of becoming doctors without …

216 - I’m a busy resident/doctor! How do I start Investing?

March 1st, 2021

1:06:49

There’s a lack of investment confidence within the medical profession. Let's face it, most of our time is dedicated to patient care, with little time left over to learn a completely new subject. 

You may be thinking to …

215 – The Blueprint for a successful YouTube Channel

February 22nd, 2021

1:05:45

“YouTube is a platform for everybody” — CKid

If you want to learn how to start a YouTube channel, then this episode is for you!

Today, I’m talking with a unique and rising tech reviewer on YT – CKid. He is making a …

214 – Hellah Sidibe on Running Everyday for 4 Years Straight

February 15th, 2021

1:07:52

“Just give what your body gives you that day. Even if that’s minutes. Because 5 minutes goes a long way; It’s all about volume control… One day at a …

213 - Confessions of a Recovering Physician

February 8th, 2021

1:10:01

“Winning is hard when you’re not sure what the goal is.” — Doc G

What’s good everyone!

Has the thought of leaving medicine ever crossed your mind? I mean who hasn’t daydreamed about quitting their job to pursue their …

212 - Let me introduce you to Project COPE

February 3rd, 2021

19:43

Hi Everyone!!

Today I’m talking to researchers from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine about Project Cope.

What is Project Cope?

211 – Dara Kass on social media trolls; When docs lost the war with COVID messaging

January 25th, 2021

38:32

“It is critically important that the minute you have a platform, you start looking around at who you have to lift up as well.”

210 – Clubhouse, Niche topics for podcasts, Dr. Fauci on The Joe Budden Podcast

January 22nd, 2021

1:03:08

“You ain’t relevant unless you say something on social media!!!”

 

Gary Vaynerchuk, my bad if I got your quote wrong. Ya’ll get the idea though. Social media is where it’s at nowadays, and in order to be considered …

209 – Should I work for myself right out of residency?

January 15th, 2021

28:19

“I’ve always wanted to work for myself but the only positions available are hospital employed?!”

“The interview went great, but do I really know if …

208 – Family Theme of the Year; What to Expect in 2021

January 11th, 2021

44:24

We’re back! 2020 is in our rear-view mirror, and we’re fired up and ready to dominate 2021. Renee and I hope you are too!

On this episode, Renee and …

207 - End of Year Rewind - Learn the Science On How To Be More Respected Among Your Peers

January 1st, 2021

28:15

Our 5th most downloaded episode this year was 148 – Learn the Science On How To Be More Respected Among Your Peers

Today you’re going to hear the …

205 - End of Year Rewind - Dr. Kyeremanteng on Covid 19 in Canada

December 30th, 2020

1:09:06

Our 3rd most downloaded episode this year was Episode 168 – Pizza & Beer, Hockey, Covid-19 with Dr. Kyeremanteng

Meet Dr. Kwadwo Kyeremanteng. He comes from north of the border and is a physician formally trained in …

204 - End of Year Rewind – D.O. Lives Matter

December 29th, 2020

50:18

Our 2nd most downloaded episode this year was Episode 194 – D.O. Lives Matter

We talking about the crazy misrepresentation of the osteopathic profession that happened with Dr. Sean Conley. You might remember, Dr. Conley …

202 – DRS – Close but no cigar + You wouldn’t like me when I get angry

December 23rd, 2020

16:54

“We have to postpone this closing…I gotta pick up my son!!”

Yup, I said that. As you’ve already learned by listening to previous episodes, there are …

201 – My beautiful dark twisted fantasy with student loans

December 21st, 2020

52:55

Is it possible to be a Doctor and still feel like you failed at something?!

Well, that’s how I felt. Recently on Twitter, a heated conversation occurred on student loan debt between a medical student and a prominent …

200 – Mistakes residents make looking for a job; Practice in NYC – but at what cost?

November 30th, 2020

37:08

“Do I submit a CV or a resume?”

“What’s a RVU?”

“How much of a salary should I ask for?”

These are all questions that you might have had or currently …

199 - DRS – How to get your biz to pay for your Tesla!

November 27th, 2020

55:22

Yes, that’s right. Business owners are using loop holes in the tax system to get significant benefits all the time. If you’re looking to start in …

198 - Quickly start investing today; Is there such a thing as a poor Plastic Surgeon?!

November 23rd, 2020

38:37

A newcomer to the Doctor personal finance world joins me on the show today. Dr. Jordan Frey, a.k.a. The Prudent Plastic Surgeon, is trying to break the stereotype of the typical plastic surgeon. When he finished all of …

197 - Darko Real Estate Series – Did we just buy a money pit?

November 20th, 2020

25:04

Still rolling with us? Remember, we’re attempting to purchase our first rental property that is located in Pennsylvania. The latest installment of …

196 – Pay off debt, Save Money, How secure is your 9-5 – with Tiffany “The Budgetnista"

November 16th, 2020

59:15

What’s good everyone!!

“Shoot your shot!” Not sure where that quote originates from, but to me it means take a chance even if means you’re going to get a hard “No” in response. I’ve been a huge fan of Tiffany “The …

195 – Hazard Pay for residents; A too good to be true job in Mississippi

November 9th, 2020

1:25:27

What’s good everyone!!

I’m very proud to let ya’ll know that this is my first interview with someone in the new podcast studio. I was addicted to late-night talk shows growing up. I’m talking Arsenio, Johnny Carson, Jay …

194 – D.O. Lives Matter

October 30th, 2020

48:53

What’s good everyone,

I recorded this episode earlier this month. We talking about the crazy misrepresentation of the osteopathic profession that happened with Dr. Sean Conley. You might remember, Dr. Conley is …

193 – Job Security in Healthcare…Yeah Right!!!

October 23rd, 2020

26:50

What’s good everyone!

Who remembers hearing that getting a job in healthcare confers a crazy amount of job security? I do! You couldn’t find an …

192 – The Weird Al Yankovic of Medicine freestyles on the podcast!

October 19th, 2020

1:00:45

What’s good everyone!!

For the first time ever on DOTB – we got a freestyle battle going on! Dr. Wendy McDonald, a.k.a. Dr. Every Woman, jumps on the hotseat to talk about how she creates her viral parodies. She has …

191 - Darko Real Estate Series – A faster way to save for a down payment to buy a property

October 17th, 2020

34:12

What’s good everyone,

The old-fashioned way works. The old-fashioned way is reliable. The old-fashioned way is not complicated. A lot of times we …

190 - FIGS done f*cked up!

October 15th, 2020

51:35

Damn ya'll,

The biggest scrub company on the block, FIGS, stepped into some you know what a couple of days ago. Renee and I go all in on this obvious mistake by their PR department. Oh, and for the first time ever on …

189 – Skip Bayless goes baseless on Dak Prescott’s depression

October 9th, 2020

44:05

What’s good everyone,

Skip Bayless has been a consistent force in the TV sports commentary arena for almost two decades. Known for his stubborn and contrarian views, he’s really made a name for himself being way too …

188 – Should “Are you registered to vote” be apart of patients’ social history?

October 7th, 2020

31:57

What’s good everyone!!

We’re going to continue the voter registration conversation because it’s very important. Today you’ll be hearing from Dr. Alister Martin, an ER physician at Massachusetts General Hospital, who …

187 – This doc brings in over 6 figures a year with Airbnb rentals

October 5th, 2020

47:44

What’s good everyone,

We’re back with the real estate series. Renee and I hit a couple of snafus/potholes or whatever you want to call it during this …

186 – Rock the vote – You and your patient’s life depends on it

October 2nd, 2020

32:21

What’s good everyone,

 

Voting is at the root of our democracy. The stakes of this election can give someone heartburn (I got my Zantac ready)! Lucky enough, we got a group of medical professionals making it easy for …

185 – Are there other jobs I can do with my medical degree?

September 28th, 2020

42:07

What’s good everyone!

Dr. Sylvie Stacy, author of 50 Nonclinical Careers for Physicians, jumps on the hot seat to talk about choosing not to …

184 – Hot takes on F.I.R.E., are you punking out if you work for someone? – with Drs. David Rhoiney & Leif Dahleen

September 25th, 2020

1:04:36

What’s good everyone!

We’ve all learned that there’s plenty of ways to skin a cat. In the world of personal finance, we don’t get the opportunity to hear opinions from various backgrounds. It’s smart to have an …

183 - Thoughts on Chadwick Boseman & Cancer with Dr. Darrell Gray

September 21st, 2020

25:43

On this episode, top GI specialist Dr. Darrell Gray joins me to discuss Chadwick Boseman's cancer diagnosis and subsequent death. 

182 – What’s up with these journals – Part 2

September 7th, 2020

34:46

On this episode, we continue our discussion on articles that have been recently retracted by prominent journals. Up next is the article published by the Journal of American Health Association called Diversity, …

181 – Joe Budden vs Spotify, Chadwick Boseman

September 4th, 2020

54:59

We break down the new beef on the internet–Joe Budden vs. Spotify. Joe Budden has been on Spotify for the past two years and is not happy with the terms of their agreement. There are big lessons doctors who have big …

180 – Topics Outside the Box –What’s up with these journals!?!

August 31st, 2020

36:10

Today you’re hear Part 1 of a discussion about what’s up with these peer-reviewed journals? Both the Journal of the American Heart Association and …

179 - Darko Real Estate Series - Should we get this 6 unit rental property?!!

August 28th, 2020

23:01

What’s good everyone,

So listen in as we talk about this 6 unit property we just checked out. Dr. Renee is going to run the numbers on this place to …

178 – His & Her Money

August 24th, 2020

1:01:30

What’s good everyone!

Excited to have His & Her Money on the show. His & Her Money, a.k.a. Tai & Taalat McNeely, have been coaching couples on their relationship with money for quite some time. They have …

177 - Darko Real Estate Series - How we put in our 1st offer

August 21st, 2020

33:49

What’s good everyone,

You know I like to keep it real on this podcast. On this episode you’ll get to listen in on us driving to look at a property. During this drive we’re going to talk about how “we run the numbers.” …

176 – Can my side hustle money be covered by Disability Insurance?

August 17th, 2020

25:40

What’s good!!!

On today’s episode we’re going to talk about what Disability insurance will and won’t cover if you’re affected by Covid-19. Affected can mean different things ranging from being infected by the virus, to …

175 – Darko Real Estate Series – Should I get a Tesla or purchase an investment property?

August 7th, 2020

51:02

What’s good everyone,

Welcome back for the second installment of our real estate series. Remember, we’re taking you through the highs and lows of our journey into obtaining our first invest property. Make sure you check …

174 – Update 6.2 - Changing Sh*t up

August 3rd, 2020

30:59

Time for a new update!!!

This is Update 6.2! Have I been keeping track of the updates so far? Hell no, but just know that I’m moving forward with my updates. Dr. Renee jumps on and helps me explain the new changes for …

173 – Topics Outside the Box –The Burden of being a black doctor

July 20th, 2020

1:01:14

What’s good everyone!!

A large part of providing good patient care is developing a trusting relationship. At times this may require an understanding …

172 – Ask Dr. Nii – Am I too old to be a surgeon?!?!

July 17th, 2020

25:07

What’s good everyone!

On this Ask Dr Nii segment, we’re going to dive deep into how old is too old to start medical school and continue into a career …

171 – Darko Real Estate series – My tenants turned the garage into a bar

July 10th, 2020

42:17

What’s good everyone!!

“Don’t make emotional decisions about real estate,” and “Numbers matter!” These are going to be the important takeaways from …

170 – Dr. X Files #2 – I became a martyr for medicine and my career

July 6th, 2020

57:19

What’s good everyone!!

Get your popcorn ready. Get comfortable. We got a new episode of Dr. X Files. Remember, these are episodes of anonymous doctors speaking their truths in a format that makes them most comfortable.

169 – Ask Dr. Nii – Questions from International Medical Student Grads

June 26th, 2020

21:40

What’s good everyone!

For this Ask Dr. Nii segment, Dr. Nina Lum jumps on to help answer questions from our international medical graduate students. …

168 – Pizza & Beer, Hockey, Covid-19 with Dr. Kyeremanteng

June 22nd, 2020

1:06:07

What’s good everyone,

Meet Dr. Kwadwo Kyeremanteng. He comes from north of the border and is a physician formally trained in critical care medicine and palliative care. His research focuses on making the ICU more …

167 - Ask Dr. Nii - I didn't match into a residency! What now?!?!

June 19th, 2020

27:06

What’s good!

Match season just went by. What can be a joyous moment for many, can be soul-crushing for others. Recently a listener reached out to me …

165 – Topics Outside the Box: Bullets go deeper than you think

June 8th, 2020

46:03

What’s good!

I’m bringing two powerhouse Trauma Surgeons to chat about the outside of the box ways they’re connecting with their communities. Dr. Laurie Punch practices at Barnes – Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, …

164 - My timeline for knowing my place in America

June 3rd, 2020

14:22

This is a special solo episode. If this resonates with you, share with others. Also appreciate your feed back. Go to drniidarko.com and click on “Ask …

163 – We’re finally going house hunting

May 29th, 2020

14:46

What’s good everyone!!

That’s right! We are house hunting, but not for our permanent residence. We are jumping into real estate, trying to do our passive income thang! Here’s another cliché…we’re trying to build …

162 - Being a physician, a lawyer, and high-end bag makerwith Julie Cantor

May 25th, 2020

48:20

What’s good!

Dr. Julie Cantor joins me all the way from the west coast to talk about her outside the box lifestyle. Dr. Cantor is physician, lawyer, …

161 - Believe in yourself… Your life depends on it with David Fajgenbaum

May 18th, 2020

58:00

What’s good!

On the surface, David Fajgenbaum appears to have it all. He’s married, has a child, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania. You don’t have to dig too deep to learn the …

160 - Smart Financial Decisions for the Pandemic

May 11th, 2020

39:10

What’s good everyone!!

 

This pandemic has definitely changed the rules for a lot of doctors out there. Always known as a stable profession, these …

159 – Ask Dr. Nii – Should I quit my residency to become and entrepreneur?

May 8th, 2020

50:05

We got a juicy one for you all!

On this episode, Drs Nii & Renee answer questions submitted by listeners. We’re helping an anesthesiologist who …

158 – Dr. X Files #1 – Why is my salary decreasing!?!? Didn’t our practice get bought by a Hedge Fund??!

May 4th, 2020

1:01:01

What’s good everyone,

New series!!! Sometimes you have to meet doctors where they’re at. It takes a lot to get on a podcast and be 100% honest about how your practice and put your name on it. So, I’ve started a series …

157 – Can you really be forced as a locum to self-quarantine for 14 days before working?

April 28th, 2020

45:00

What’s up and Head nods to everyone!

Dr. Alexea Gaffney, who is an Infectious Disease Specialist, jumps on this episode with me to dispel some myths …

156 - We both got Covid-19! What now?!

April 21st, 2020

56:56

What’s good everyone!

 

It’s been a while, but we’re back! That’s right, Dr. Renee joins me on this episode to discuss our experience with Covid-19. …

155 – Mom, I know I’m a doctor but can you front me rent money this week?

March 23rd, 2020

44:13

What’s good everyone!

Episode 125 guest Dr. Lynn Marie Morski jumps on the show to share some major changes to her career and life. As you know she prides herself as the “Quitting Evangelist” and since we last talked …

154 – Keeping it 100% with your Financial Advisor

March 16th, 2020

1:00:04

What’s good!

Today you’re going to hear from Ryan Inman who is a fee-only financial advisor and host of the Financial Residency podcast. As you know, I’m a big fan of fee-only advisors and in this episode, we talk …

153 - Is our biggest strength our greatest weakness?

March 9th, 2020

36:40

It’s well known that doctors put patients first even though it may have negative social effects on doctors. Whether we call it professionalism or an edict, this way of life has allowed us to be viewed as unbiased …

152 - 3 Things Professionals can do to make Smarter Money Decisions with Chris Browning

March 2nd, 2020

35:48

I’m chopping it up with Chris Browning, host of the popular show Popcorn Finance. Each week he discusses finance with amazing guests in about the …

151 - Ask Dr. Nii - USMLE Step 1 Now Pass / Fail

February 28th, 2020

42:31

What’s good everyone!

We’re covering a lot on today’s segment of Ask Dr. Nii! The topics we go over are:

  • Balancing locum tenens with infants and two …

150 - An honest convo about weight loss and stress for Docs

February 24th, 2020

47:49

So back in the days of medical school, I used to be able to brag about eating a BigMac and then be able to run a 5 minute mile on the treadmill. Well …

149 - Dr. Randall Wolf - Heart Surgeon & Magician

February 17th, 2020

48:25

What’s good everyone!!!

In this episode, I’m talking with Dr. Randall Wolf who is a cardiothoracic surgeon as well as a magician. We talk about how …

148 - DOTB VS Day 5 - Learn the Science On How To Be More Respected Among Your Peers

January 24th, 2020

25:35

We’re now on Day 5 of the Summit,

Over the last 4 days you have heard from guests who recognized normal was not enough. They all wanted MORE and …

147 - DOTB VS Day 4 - Set Up the Game Plan to Maximize Your Performance in Career & Life

January 23rd, 2020

59:30

Are you comfortable with who you see in the mirror? This is a tough question to ask yourself when you feel like you’ve hit a plateau in life. Today, …

146 - DOTB VS Day 3 - Learn How To Better Allocate Your Time & Money So You Can Start Living a Life Where You Call the Shots!

January 22nd, 2020

50:50

Today is Day 3 of the summit and I’ve got a special interview for you. Did you know that there is a growing movement of individuals and couples retiring in their 40s and for some even earlier? This is called being …

145 - DOTB VS Day 2 - Work Smarter, Not Harder by Embracing Passive Streams of Income

January 21st, 2020

47:48

We’re on to Day 2 of the Docs Outside the Box Virtual Summit. Yesterday, we heard from Dr. Carmen Brown on how leaving the US to practice overseas both revitalized her career and her mental well- being.

Today we’re …

144 - DOTB VS Day 1 - Mindset to practice in the land down under

January 20th, 2020

51:24

Hey all and welcome to Day 1 of the Virtual Summit,

In this episode, we’re bringing back a guest from way back. From Episode 1 and the land down under - Dr. Carmen Brown is back to speak about living in Australia and …

DOTB Virtual Summit & 2019 Recap

January 11th, 2020

27:32

Happy New Year DOTB NATION!!!

 

Each week, I get questions from you, my listeners, asking, 

 

“How can I stand out from my peers?” 

“How can I start my own business?” 

“How can I be MORE than just a doc?”

 

I’m …

142 - The Come-Up: Dr. Nancy Yen-Shipley finds her inner renaissance self

December 26th, 2019

24:23

What’s good everyone!!

This is the last “The Come-Up” segment for the year and it will definitely deliver. The Come-Up is meant to get you to take action by showcasing doctors who are early in their journey. Meet Dr. …

141 – Locums 101 - A Primer on Locum Tenens with Andrew Wilner, MD

December 23rd, 2019

51:14

Do you need a separate license to practice aslocum tenens?

Should I go with smaller vs. larger companies?

What kind of cell phone plan should I get …

140 - Ask Dr. Nii - Should I get a MBA while in Med School

December 13th, 2019

58:29

What’s good everyone,

 

This Friday we’re answering a question about obtaining a MBA while in medical school. Also Dr. Renee updates us on her recent …

139 - Dr Renee dishes on her new children's book - How Good Ol Dr V Came to Be

November 27th, 2019

44:06

What’s good everyone & Happy Holidays

Dr. Renee joins me on this episode to discuss updates in our transition to our new place in New Jersey.

The …

138 – How owning real estate helps this physician couple live life on their own terms

November 25th, 2019

50:03

What’s up and good everyone,

When the podcast first started, I spent time driving home the notion of being a good steward with your money. This included saving more than you spend, paying off student loan debt, and …

137 – Using food to end generational diseases in her community with Dr. Lauren Powell

November 18th, 2019

47:44

What’s good everyone,

I can’t believe it’s that time of year again. We’re in the holiday season and that brings celebrations, family events, and big …

136 – The Come-Up: Dr. Eunice Park on becoming the doctor she wants to be

November 7th, 2019

21:59

On this second installment of The Come-Up, you’re going to hear from a doctor who is on her way to becoming a doc outside the box. I met Dr. Eunice Park when I got invited by Physician CEO to speak to students several …

135 - "I see you Fear, now move out my way" with Dr. Jennifer Caudle [5-Minute Friday]

November 1st, 2019

6:00

What’s good!!

We’re hearing from Dr. Jennifer Caudle on this episode of 5-minute Friday. Dr. Caudle is formally trained in Family Medicine, and can …

134 – Ask Dr. Nii – 2 kids under 2 at home, Can I still do locums?

October 28th, 2019

46:08

Dr. Nii & Renee answer questions related to locums work while having 2 young children at home, balance in medical school, and our experience …

133 – From humble beginnings to America’s Family Doctor – Dr. Jennifer Caudle

October 21st, 2019

37:58

What’s good everyone!

Up next we have probably’s America’s busiest TV medical contributor – Dr. Jennifer Caudle. Dr. Jen is one of the most visible physicians in America and she appears in the homes of millions every …

132 – Your mind is what’s holding you back from your true potential!

October 14th, 2019

41:53

What’s good everyone!!

When I started Docs Outside the Box, I wanted to expose listeners to doctors thriving in non-traditional career paths. Just listening to episodes, might not be enough. I am learning that mindset …

131 – Keeping it 100 on Where Doctors Fit in Healthcare

October 7th, 2019

57:05

What’s good everyone!!

Dr. Mark Shapiro, Host of Explore The Space podcast, jumps on the hot-seat to talk about where the hell physicians fit in the current landscape of healthcare. Are we still in the center, or are …

130 – The Come-Up: Dr. Nana Korsah’s journey from burnout to Life/Finance Coaching

October 2nd, 2019

43:39

What’s good everyone!

Welcome to a new series called “The Come-Up.” In previous episodes, I’ve mentioned that it can difficult to identify with a …

129 – Ask Dr. Nii - Locums while wife is doing IVF. Help!

September 27th, 2019

25:55

This Friday, Drs Nii & Renee answer questions related to travel locum work, family and marriage. Specifically, how to handle traveling for locums work while spouse is undergoing in-vitro fertilization. Also, how do …

128 – Doc Related… a comic strip so true…It’s funny!

September 23rd, 2019

37:29

What’s good everyone!

Today you’re going to hear from Dr. Peter Valenzuela – the creative mind behind the comic strip Doc Related.Doc Related is a comic strip with a satirical take on healthcare through the eyes of …

127 – Get what you deserve! The art of negotiation w. Kwame Christian

September 16th, 2019

56:15

What’s good everyone!

What is the use of knowing that “everything is negotiable” if you lack both the skills and confidence? Negotiation expert and …

126 – This Tylenol Pill Costs How Much?! Price Transparency & Advocacy with Dr. Marty Makary

September 9th, 2019

46:53

What’s good everyone,

Much like auto body shops, did you know that hospitals present different prices to individuals compared to insurance companies? You may think, “Yeah of course, hospitals present a more inflated …

125 – Quit your way to a more fulfilled life!

September 2nd, 2019

52:58

What’s good everyone,

I am very happy as a physician. But I’m not going to lie, there are things that people who are not doctors get to do that make me pretty jealous. One of them is the ability to have a career pivot. …

123 – My lack of faith lead to opportunity costs

August 19th, 2019

45:27

What’s good!

Things get real for me on this episode. I’m in the hotseat as Dr. Renee interviews the “Doc Outside the Box.” Starting late last year, I doubled down on clinical work. This included late hours, additional …

122 – Stop stalling and use these 5 simple tools to grow your brand or business!

July 29th, 2019

45:45

What’s good!

One of the biggest challenges I face with being an entrepreneur is learning how to not be too focused on the minute details of my …

121 – Docs should learn these lessons from NBA Free Agency

July 15th, 2019

1:02:01

What’s up!

You have got to be living under a rock to not know about the biggest free agency moves in the NBA this summer. On top of that, this class of free agents are the most talented we’ve seen in years. The elite …

120 - Embracing Your Outsider Status [5-Minute Friday]

July 12th, 2019

7:44

What’s good!!

We’re hearing from The Crispy Doc on this episode of 5-minute Friday. The Crispy Doc is an anonymous physician personal finance blogger …

119 – What doctors can learn from business mogul Dame Dash

July 8th, 2019

50:01

What’s good everyone!

Dr. Renee is joining me on this episode. I decided to shake things up a bit and discuss something controversial. Damon “Dame” Dash is an American entrepreneur, record executive, film producer and …

118 - Changing Specialty & Dealing with Criticism [5-Minute Friday]

July 5th, 2019

7:04

What’s good!!

We’re hearing from Dr. Nikki Ramskill on this episode of 5 minute Friday. Dr. Nikki, also known as “The Female Money Doctor,” joined us …

117 – How to reclaim your time and life by controlling your finances!

July 1st, 2019

48:45

What’s good everyone!

I’m chopping it up with anonymous physician personal finance blogger Crispy Doc. We have similar immigrant and first-generation stories that led us down the path of becoming physicians. Taking safe …

116 – His Rx for Fear Lies Within All of Us

June 28th, 2019

5:26

On this episode, you’ll hear Dr. Steinour’s approach to getting past fear even in the most extreme of cases and conditions. Also, I share some exciting news about the podcast.

115 – Healthy finances will lead to a healthier you!

June 24th, 2019

34:58

What’s good everyone!

My next guest is Dr. Nikki Ramskill – the personality behind the blog “The Female Money Doctor.” There aren’t as many physicians in the United Kingdom blogging about personal finance as in America, …

114 – Getting the ‘F’ out your comfort zone, and Live in the Now!

June 17th, 2019

35:23

On this episode, I get to chat with a physician who’s splitting his time between expeditions in Antarctica and on the motorcycle race track. My next …

112 - Dr. Renee dishes on mommy guilt and resigning from her residency

June 3rd, 2019

48:59

What's good everyone!

Ask and you shall receive! I've read all of your reviews and comments related to having my wife, Dr. Renee, back on the show. I brought her back into the studio so you can learn more about her as …

111 - Mental and Emotional Hacks with Dr. Bonnie Mason [5-Minute Friday]

May 31st, 2019

8:23

Dr. Bonnie Mason will be front and center on today’s 5 min Friday. Dr. Bonnie will be sharing the mental and emotional hacks she uses that allows her to overcome fear and inaction.

110 - Learn to Become a Sought-After Speaker

May 27th, 2019

46:05

What’s good everyone!

On this episode Phylecia Jones joins me to talk about what it’s like to make a career centered on speaking to live audiences. …

109 - I Hate My Job But should I really burn this bridge?!!

May 20th, 2019

45:17

What’s good everyone!

On this episode, Dr. Bonnie Mason (previously from Episode 18) joins me on how to properly handle difficult non-clinical …

108 - Balancing being a doc, family man, and podcaster [Q&A Episode]

May 13th, 2019

31:51

What’s good everyone!

 

I’ve been doubling down on my Instagram presence. Every Sunday, I give followers the opportunity to ask me questions about …

107 - Strategy to get past fear with Dr. Berry Pierre [5-Minute Friday]

May 3rd, 2019

5:11

Here is some fresh insight from previous guest Dr. Berry Pierre (Episode 96) on the strategy he’s using to get past fear!

 

 

106 - How to get past fear with Dr. Carolyn McClanahan [5-Minute Friday]

April 26th, 2019

7:34

Welcome back to 5 Minute Friday! On this episode, you will hear how a health scare forced Dr. Carolyn (Episode 102) to realize her mortality and …

105 – Wealth and Wellness with The Physician Philosopher

April 22nd, 2019

40:42

It’s been three years since Docs Outside the Box debuted on the podcast scene. It went very fast and I have learned a lot during this time. Check out Episode 100 for the lessons learned during this journey.

On this …

104 - Focus on Your Purpose to get Past Fear with Dr. Drai [5-Minute Friday]

April 19th, 2019

4:53

We’re back with another 5 minute Friday! Take a listen to Dr. Drai’s short, but sweet take on how he handle’s fear and inaction.

103 – How to work with a virtual assistant

April 15th, 2019

26:17

Hi All,

On this episode, you’ll get a glimpse into my new “team” approach with the podcast. Over the past several months, I’ve been consistently working with my assistant (Sheryl) to help with streamlining and …

102 - Financial Planning with Dr. Carolyn McClanahan, From MD to CFP

April 8th, 2019

38:33

Today’s guest can not only save a patient’s life, but also advice on how well diversified the patient’s retirement portfolio is. Okay, maybe this is …

101 - My Wife Hates My Locums Schedule

April 1st, 2019

31:51

What's up & April Fools' Day!

My wife, Dr. Renee Volny-Darko, joins me on this very personal episode where we discuss how my locums schedule puts …

100 - The road from passion project to entrepreneurship

March 29th, 2019

36:37

What's good everyone! It's a special episode for me because this Episode # 100!!

On this episode, I'm talking about things that have stood in my way and I have gotten past on the road from passion project to …

99 - Handling Fear with Dr. Dianne Ansari-Winn [5-Minute Friday]

March 15th, 2019

6:23

Take a listen to previous guest Dr. Ansari-Winn’s take on how she handles fear. She breaks down her process systematically and makes it easy for you all to replicate and propel yourself forward!!

Check out her original …

98 – Tools Needed for Better Youtube Videos with Dr. Afib [Tech Tuesday]

March 5th, 2019

8:23

Welcome back to Tech Tuesday! On this second segment, we’ll be having Dr. Afib as he talks about tips on how to create good quality Youtube videos as well as the troubleshooting he had to do to get the perfect green …

97 - Slaying Public Speaking Fear with Charmaine Gregory, MD [5-Minute Friday]

March 1st, 2019

6:36

On this episode of 5 Min Friday, I have a newcomer to the podcasting space. Dr. Charmaine Gregory hosts Fearless Freedom w. Dr. G where she and her guests talk about how they face fear and emerge victoriously from it.

96 – Demand More for Your Career

February 25th, 2019

38:14

In this episode, we have Dr. Berry from The Lunch and Learn with Dr. Berry Podcast - a platform that simplifies complex medical information for the …

95 - Getting past Imposter Syndrome w. Dr. Afib [5-Minute Friday]

February 22nd, 2019

3:52

What’s up DOTB Nation!

Get ready to be pumped after hearing how Dr. Afib…a.k.a. Dr. Percy Francisco Morales was able to get past imposter syndrome …

Tech Tuesday - Audio

February 19th, 2019

7:19

Yep, it's Tuesday. I can't recall the last time I released on a Tuesday. This is the first in a series of episodes to help you understand the tech behind creating a podcast episode. 

This episode, I'll be covering the …

83 – Learning the Hippocratic Hustle

February 11th, 2019

39:53

Dr. Carrie Reynolds, the host of the Hippocratic Hustle podcast, is back to share more about how podcasting has affected her life.

Things you’ll …

Forging your own Path with Jarret Patton, MD [5-Minute Friday]

February 8th, 2019

4:47

Today you’re going to be hearing from Dr. Jarret Patton (Ep 70). His episode is one the highest downloaded shows ever! His story was shocking, sad, and inspiring all in one episode. He’s back on 5 min Friday to inspire …

Update 5.0

February 4th, 2019

16:43

On this episode I discuss the major changes to the website and podcast. 

Take a listen.

Website: www.drniidarko.com

Email: drnii@drniidarko.com

FB: facebook.com/drniidarko

IG: instagram.com/drniidarko/

LinkedIn:

How to get past your Fears and Insecurities with Dr. Wendell Cole [5-Minute Friday]

February 1st, 2019

6:39

What’s up everyone! Here is another great five minutes on how to get past your fears and insecurities. This Friday you’re going to be hearing from …

82 – Branding with Social Media Websites

January 28th, 2019

32:35

On this episode, I’m excited to talk to Dr. Morales a.k.a Dr. AFib! He’s a Cardiologist, Electrophysiologist and the creator of Dr. AFib. He …

81– Balancing Locums and Global Surgery

January 21st, 2019

48:28

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I’m happy and excited to interview Dr.Suzanne Yoder about the global humanitarian work that she does. I watched her speak at the Global …

Living a fulfilled life by acknowledging your fears with Taylor Brana, MD [5-Minute Friday]

January 18th, 2019

7:13

LISTEN & SUBSCRIBE ON: APPLE PODCASTS | GOOGLE PLAY | STITCHER | SPOTIFY

 

Everyone gets scared at some point in their life, and that’s fine. It’s how you deal with it that matters. Learn to overcome your fears in …

80 – From Heart Condition to Health Food Guru

January 14th, 2019

44:20

LISTEN & SUBSCRIBE ON: APPLE PODCASTS | GOOGLE PLAY | STITCHER | SPOTIFY

 

Joining us on today’s episode of Doc Outside The Box is Dr. Rupy Aujla from The Doctor’s Kitchen - all the way from the UK!

He’s a firm …

Getting Over Your Fears & Lessons from Building FemInEM with Dara Kass, MD [5-Minute Friday]

January 4th, 2019

7:44

LISTEN & SUBSCRIBE ON: APPLE PODCASTS | GOOGLE PLAY | STITCHER | SPOTIFY

 

What's up everyone. Starting off the New Year to big things and big breakthroughs! This is the first of many episodes featuring tactics to …

79 – Recap of FeminEM Idea Exchange 2018

December 24th, 2018

14:44

LISTEN & SUBSCRIBE ON: APPLE PODCASTS | GOOGLE PLAY | STITCHER | SPOTIFY

 

On this episode of DOTB, I’m having Dr. Dara Kass the founder of FemInEM for the second time as we recap what happened on the recent FemInEM …

78 - The Doctor's Life Podcast

December 17th, 2018

40:28

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On this episode of DOTB, I’m speaking to Dr. Dianne Ansari-Winn from The Doctor’s Life Podcast. I was on her show before and we did a …

77 – Careers Beyond Clinical Medicine

December 10th, 2018

37:44

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On this episode of DOTB, I’m talking to Heidi Moawad. A neurologist, …

76 – The Happy Doc Podcast

December 3rd, 2018

35:08

LISTEN & SUBSCRIBE ON: APPLE PODCASTS | GOOGLE PLAY | STITCHER | SPOTIFY

On this episode of DOTB, I’m speaking to Dr. Taylor Brana, the host of The Happy Doc podcast! He interviews professionals and doctors that …

75 - Why You Should Start Podcasting NOW!

November 26th, 2018

45:41

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On this episode of DOTB, I’m interviewing Rana Campbell. A lifestyle …

74 – Personal Finance from Dr. Koo’s View

November 12th, 2018

37:06

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On this episode of DOTB we have Dr. Bonnie Koo from Missbonniemd.com. I featured her blog as one of my Top 5 favorite physician personal …

73 – ER Doc by Day, Punk Rocker at Night

November 5th, 2018

48:41

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What’s good everyone! On this episode we’re going to get a glimpse into the life of ER physician by day, and punk rocker by night – Dr. Daryl …

72 – Saber & A Stethoscope

October 29th, 2018

43:13

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On this episode, my guest is Student Doctor Kamali Thompson who is a 4th …

71 – DOTB Update 4.0

October 22nd, 2018

20:11

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On this episode, I talk hitting the big 4-0 and the mistakes I’ve made trying to be a doc outside the box!

Side Note: FinCon19 will be in …

70 – From the Back of a Paddy Wagon to Redemption

October 1st, 2018

35:30

What’s good everyone!

I’m talking with Dr. Jarret Patton on this episode. He is going to be talking about being on top of the world one day and losing almost everything the next. We’re talking paddy wagon and a lengthy …

69 – Ghana Taxi Confessionals

September 24th, 2018

13:30

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This episode was recorded in the back of a taxi/uber in Ghana. We’re apart of this great organization called International Healthcare …

68 – This Doc is Disrupting the Deodorant Biz

September 17th, 2018

38:15

When you think of disruptor, I bet the last thing that comes to mind are underarm or body odor products. My next guest is Dr. Shannon Klingman, and disrupt the deodorant industry is exactly what she’s aiming to do with …

67 – Chronicles of Women in White Coats

September 10th, 2018

35:16

Hi everyone and greetings from Ghana!!

Thanks for tuning back in. On this show I’m interviewing Drs. Amber Robins and Nina Luma, two of the authors …

66 – I’m not just a doc. I’m a fashion designer

September 3rd, 2018

42:40

Welcome back everyone. First episode of September. Where has the year gone so quickly!??! On this episode I’m speaking with Dr. Katie Deming, Board …

64 – From Doctor to World Renowned Photographer

August 13th, 2018

53:49

How are you all handling this August heat?!?

Everyone who wants to reach out, make sure you show some love to the “Ask me a Question” button on the right of the website. I thinks its more personal and efficient to ask a …

62 – Andre Young vs. Dr Draion Burch

July 16th, 2018

29:06

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DOTB Nation!

By now I’m sure most of you have heard about the case between Andre Young (a.k.a. Dr. Dre) vs Dr. Draion Burch! Yes, the same …

61 – Keeping your eggs in multiple baskets with Dr. Wendell Cole

July 9th, 2018

44:01

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DOTB Nation!

On this episode, we get to hear from newly minted Dr. …

60 – Doc Hollywood

June 25th, 2018

48:27

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Becoming a doctor is a pretty tough feat. Then the actual practice of a doctor is no walk in the park also. I know I’m stating the obvious, …

Am I proud to run a business? [5-Minute Friday]

June 22nd, 2018

8:33

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Okay it’s not exactly 5 minutes, but it’s pretty close. I recently went …

59 – From side gig to full-time hustle

June 18th, 2018

35:44

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DOTB Nation!

On this episode you’ll hear from Dr. Carrie Reynolds – …

Ask Darko v3.0

June 15th, 2018

27:21

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DOTB Nation!

I know I left you all hanging for 2 weeks. There are a lot of changes going on in the background for Docs Outside the Box.

I …

58 – Overcoming the Odds

May 28th, 2018

48:06

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What’s good DOTB Nation!

On today’s episode, we are going to be speaking with Dr. Antonio Webb about overcoming the odds. He is an …

57 – The Art of being a Physician

May 21st, 2018

42:26

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What’s good DOTB Nation!!

We got physician and artistic sensation, …

Top 5 Personal Finance Blogs for Physicians

May 16th, 2018

26:59

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DOTB Nation!

On this solo episode, I’m sharing the Top 5 Personal …

56 – Fighting to save young people from violence in Brooklyn

May 7th, 2018

1:00:17

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On this episode, I’m interviewing Dr. Robert Gore. He’s an Emergency Medicine physician who is fighting to save the lives of young people …

Thank You 100K

April 30th, 2018

4:41

DOTB Nation!

I’m stopping to smell the roses on this quick episode of DOTB. Thank you all for listening, sharing, and joining the DOTB Nation community!

 

“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the …

55 – Impromptu Q&A

April 26th, 2018

36:08

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What’s up DOTB NATION!!!

Last week, I was in Atlanta for Dr. Drai’s Momentum in Medicine Conference. It was a phenomenal conference and I’m …

54 – Pursuing her passion by growing families

April 23rd, 2018

46:18

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My next guest is Dr. Camille Hammond and through her foundation, the Tininia Cade Foundation, she is providing support and financial …

53 – How to Get So Money

April 9th, 2018

51:22

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On this episode, I’m interviewing Farnoosh Torabi from the popular …

52 – Champion for the Health of NYC

April 2nd, 2018

42:56

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It’s very important to have people from various backgrounds tell their stories on Docs Outside the Box. Whether it’s a voice from the …

Started from the bottom…

March 31st, 2018

22:45

 

From being on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean to my book launch, it’s been a crazy month of March! On this episode, I tell you about the journey from my breaking point four years ago to becoming a best seller on …

51 – Make money while you sleep

March 19th, 2018

39:31

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Make money while you sleep.

Well, my next guest has something to say about this…and he’s making it easier for all you docs to start …

DOTB solo episode: My LegalZoom Customer Service experience

March 16th, 2018

7:53

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DOTB Nation!

This is just me on this episode. That’s right, I’m solo. …

48 – He’s the architect of his own future

March 12th, 2018

49:30

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DOTB Nation!

Recently, I flew to Los Angeles to interview an …

50 – Eliminate your Debt NOW! – Cory Fawcett, MD

March 5th, 2018

43:28

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I am very big on paying off student loan debt as quick as possible. …

49 – The creation of FemInEM – Dara Kass, MD

February 26th, 2018

53:03

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On this episode, we get to hear from one of the leading voices for the advancement of women in medicine. FemInEM founder Dr. Dara Kass is …

47 – The Rx for success in Congress – Kyle Horton, MD

February 12th, 2018

39:01

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Dr. Kyle Horton is on the show this week. Her specialty is Internal Medicine and like our previous guest, the 2016 general election …

46 – I’m a doctor not a politician with Jason Westin, MD

February 5th, 2018

44:35

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Docs Outside the Box Nation!!

On this episode, I get to talk to Dr. Jason Westin, who is running for Congress in the 7th Congressional District in …

45 – Take the headache out of starting your own business

January 29th, 2018

1:01:15

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Get your notepad and pen ready! Class is in session. This episode we’ll be talking with Art Steele, Host of the Legal-EASE Podcast for Entrepreneurs

044 – From class clown to Doc Outside the Box

January 22nd, 2018

59:12

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My next guest is Dr. Buck Parker. As a self-proclaimed class clown in high …

043 – How we slayed $662K of student loan debt in 3 years

January 19th, 2018

43:53

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DOTB Nation!

This past December, my wife and I finally slayed $662K in student loan debt! It was a long three year process of taking extra shifts, …

042 – From international fame to unemployment

January 15th, 2018

1:11:46

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Happy New Year Docs Outside the Box Nation!!

Thanks for joining me on not just any episode of Docs Outside the Box. This is my first episode …

041 – Did 2017 kick my ass or nah?

December 31st, 2017

37:59

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In this solo episode, I give a review of what happened in 2017 for the podcast …

040 – Getting real with physician burnout

December 26th, 2017

1:07:08

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I think it’s safe to say my next guest is finding success being very comfortable in her own skin. After this interview with Dr. Nisha Mehta, …

039 – Travel in style with Dr. Nadeen White

December 18th, 2017

48:46

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How great would it be to travel to exotic places all over the world? Pretty …

038 – Necessity is the mother of invention with. Dr. Graham Snyder

December 11th, 2017

46:25

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Drowning is the leading cause of death for children between the ages of 1 to 4. It’s the second leading cause of death in children aged 1 to 15. My …

037 – Learn med biz with Physician CEO

November 20th, 2017

45:01

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This episode is with Guy Kezirian, MD who is here to talk about Physician CEO (paid sponsor). It’s a business immersion program for physicians and …

036 – Reduce your taxes by thousands with Diane Gardner

November 13th, 2017

55:52

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We all want to know how to do it: save money on taxes! On this episode we chop it up with certified Tax Coach Diane Gardner on ways physicians can …

035 – Learning the skills to be an entrepreneur over lunchtime with Dr. Scarbrough

November 6th, 2017

51:23

My next guest is Dr. Shanicka Scarbrough, author of Lunchtime Physician Entrepreneur: An Easy Blueprint from Moving from Employee to Private Practitioner in Your Spare Time. This book is a six-step guide to help doctors …

Ask Darko v2.0 Side Hustle in Med School

October 27th, 2017

19:38

On this episode I answer questions from my listeners!!

  • Where are you from? Where did you grow up? Why did you start the show?
  • Can you have a …

034 – Dr. Ampadu on creating a charity to help childhood literacy

October 23rd, 2017

56:09

We all know that literacy is very important, because it’s connected to how we interact in the world and has a large impact in how we do economically in society. In developing countries, childhood literacy is a …

033 – That 1099 vs W2 Life with Dave Denniston

October 16th, 2017

57:46

My next guest is Dave Denniston who is a Chartered Financial Analyst that works with physicians. He also is a fellow podcaster and hosts the Freedom …

032 – Dr. Kenyon Meadows thinks outside the box on his finances

October 9th, 2017

45:33

Most studies say expect the stock market to crash about every eight years. Basically its 2017 and we’re overdue for one. Having a diversified market …

031 – Dr. Sivakumar’s prescription for the tedious sign-out process

October 2nd, 2017

53:03

Imagine if the same amount of research and development that goes into creating the newest iPhone went into fixing electronic medical records. I …

030 – Dr. Aleron Kong creates fantasy worlds in LitRPG

September 25th, 2017

49:38

This night-owl doc spends his days creating fantasy worlds for his books in the genre of LitRPG. LitRPG is the combination of science fiction writing …

029 – Dr. Vicki Chan focuses on building a business empire

September 18th, 2017

51:59

Network marketing is a popular side-hustle among people who are not medical professionals. For various reasons, doctors have been slow to pick …

028 – Financial independence with blogger Physician on Fire

August 29th, 2017

54:16

This episode I’m choppin’ it up with the anonymous and famous physician blogger Physician on Fire! Started back in January 2016, Physician on Fire is a website on personal finance, early retirement, medicine and …

027 – Drs Jamil & Idries Abdur-Rahman from Twin Doctors TV

June 28th, 2017

54:32

Drs. Jamil & Idries Abdur-Rahman

To educate, inspire, entertain. That’s the motto of our next guests – Drs Jamil & Idries Abdur-Rahman. They …

026 – Dr Hala Sabry on motherhood, vulnerability, and Physician Moms Group

June 16th, 2017

1:07:08

On today’s episode I get to chop it up with the creator of the Facebook Physician Moms Group (PMG) –  Dr. Hala Sabry. Frustrated and without anyone to really turn to with her questions about medicine and motherhood, Dr. …

025 – This doctor has the Rx for your social media woes

June 12th, 2017

52:16

On the 25th episode of Docs Outside the Box, you get to hear from Dr. Kevin Pho – creator of the popular website KevinMD! If you have never heard of …

024 – The new face of old fashioned medicine

May 16th, 2017

41:27

For some time now, technology has been both disruptive and a force for change to even the most stubborn of industries. Dr. Paula Muto hopes that what …

023 – Top 3 themes of success from my guests

April 21st, 2017

8:14

Another solo episode. This one I discuss the top 3 themes I’ve observed throughout all of my Docs Outside the Box interviews. Make sure you share …

022 – 5 Minutes of Positivity

April 10th, 2017

5:01

You never know where you’ll  find inspiration.  I found some inspiration in the weirdest of places recently – on call during nightshift. I was challenged to put the script away and basically just freestyle a show.

021 – Click your way into the future

April 7th, 2017

57:26

My next guest is Dr. Latisha Rowe, CEO of Click It Clinic. Click It Clinic provides practice management support to allow physicians to interact and treat their patients virtually. For those who don’t know, telemedicine …

020 – Medical education on a sisterly level

March 26th, 2017

55:55

Imagine getting a chance to work and do something meaningful with your best friend all the time. My next two guests –  Drs. Gameli Dekayie-Amenu …

019 – Dr Drai on building momentum with coaching

February 16th, 2017

35:25

I’m bringing back an old friend to Docs Outside the Box – Dr. Drai. Dr. Drai was featured on episode 3 where we talked about his breaking point from …

018 – Learning the things you should’ve been taught in medical school

February 13th, 2017

1:01:29

On this episode I get to chat with Dr. Bonnie Mason – CEO of Beyond The Exam Room. Through a combination of online and live courses, Beyond The Exam Room (BTER) educates and prepares physicians for things we all …

017 – Step outside the box with Future Proof MD

February 6th, 2017

42:06

Future Proof MD

Necessity is the mother of all invention. Everyone has heard this old proverb. It became relevant again during our economic recession …

016 – A Year of Failure

January 1st, 2017

11:40

No guests for this episode everyone!  You’ve heard stories from various doctors living outside the box – this episode you get to hear from me!

  • Learn …

015 – Don’t call her a superwoman – Dr Nicole Swiner demystifies the Superwoman Complex

December 12th, 2016

47:20

Physician, author, speaker, social media coach, wife, mother, and owner of her own publishing company. Many say it takes superpowers to juggle all of …

014 – Dr Ryan Gray from the Medical School Headquarters

December 6th, 2016

47:37

Dr. Ryan Gray took some time from his busy schedule to be my next guest. He’s a podcasting veteran and if you haven’t heard of Ryan Gray – you’re …

013 – An anesthesiologist taking the pain away from the home buying experience

October 21st, 2016

44:14

On this episode, I get to chat with Dr. Peter Kim. Dr. Kim did his undergraduate studies at Johns Hopkins University, and then attained his medical …

012 – Dr Renee Matthews from The Ask Dr Renee Show

October 1st, 2016

43:28

My next guest is Dr. Renee Matthews – host of the wildly popular Ask Dr. Renee Show. She has turned her passion for talking about medicine to the …

011 – Ask Dr. Darko featuring Katie Brewer

September 8th, 2016

53:00

Katie Brewer, a fee-only financial planner was a guest on  episode 4 and discussed basic financial educational tips for physicians. Based on the downloads, that was a favorite among you all! In this episode, Katie …

010 – This doctor had it all, but didn’t want it

August 27th, 2016

54:08
"I had a degree from a prestigious college, had been accepted to my top residency program, had a bright future with a decent salary and job …

009 – Your private doctor will see you now

August 14th, 2016

32:00

Dr. James Pinckney

There’s more to Dr. James Pinckney than what you see in the VistaPrint commercials. He’s a major player in concierge medicine, starting his practice (Diamond Physicians) in 2012 in Dallas, Texas. He …

008 – How not to get ripped off buying life and disability insurance

July 21st, 2016

51:03

I’m willing to bet that all of you have either purchased or heard the reasons why you should purchase life insurance and disability insurance. These …

007 – Dr. Pham merges innovation with disruptive thinking

July 8th, 2016

56:08

On this episode, I chat with Dr. Julien Pham – Chief Medical Officer and Founder of RubiconMD. Dr. Pham merged his experience as a nephrologist with …

006 – Get a fair shake on Wall Street with the White Coat Investor

June 23rd, 2016

55:13

How many of you just want to stick your head in the sand when it comes to understanding personal finance and investing? I get it!  The majority of us …

005 – Miles to go before they sleep – Drs. Matthews & Landry level the playing field one bus stop at a time

June 9th, 2016

1:11:56

Docs, I hope you’ve got your bus passes ready for this next episode! We’re taking a ride with the co-founders of Tour for Diversity in Medicine – Drs. Kameron Matthews and Alden Landry. As we all know, there’s a …

004 – Financial Ed. for Docs 101 – with Katie Brewer, CFP

May 31st, 2016

1:01:08

Class is in session! That’s right.. we’re getting an education on personal finance and financial independence from Katie Brewer, CFP. She’s a fee-only certified financial planner and owner of the financial advising firm …

003 – “I love my patients..but I love myself, too!” How Dr. Drai gets paid the big bucks to do what he loves!

May 17th, 2016

1:06:49

We’ve all heard of Sanjay Gupta, Dr. Oz, Travis Stork…..now meet Dr. Drai – “America’s OB/GYN.” Dr. Draion Burch is a board certified OB/GYN and media personality. He’s fun, charismatic, off-the-cuff, and is arguably …

002 – Dr. Melanie Watkins on how she has found success and fulfillment living outside the box

April 30th, 2016

1:00:18

In this episode, I get to interview Dr. Melanie Watkins. She is a board-certified psychiatrist practicing in California. Practicing as an independent contractor only scratches the surface of Dr. Watkins. She’s an …

001 – When the going gets tough… MOVE! Intro to Podcast & Dr. Carmen Brown

April 27th, 2016

1:04:02

Dr. Nii Darko

I’m Dr. Nii Darko and welcome to the first ever episode of Docs Outside the Box podcast! I have finally launched and I’m not looking back! Are you a doctor who feels trapped by the notion that having a …

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