For many new-in-practice physicians, it can take some time to find the best structure and location for a practice. A locum tenens is an ideal way to gain experience in a variety of settings while giving yourself a financial head start, but it also comes with some unique financial challenges.
Dr. E counts himself among the lucky ones. After overcoming a financial setback in his early 40s, he nearly made a colossal mistake a decade later that could still be affecting him.
Dr. C, a 62-year-old family physician, the answer may be: not yet.
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