Stanley E Sagov, MD
Family Practice Group/Sagov Centre for Family Medicine
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Medical Ethics,Obstetrics in family medicine,Chronic disease management,medical interviewing,medical education,medical institutional leadership
During the past 37 years in the Boston area, I have been a Family Practitioner sharing my patient encounters with medical students and residents in various practice sites. I have been interested in the ecology of families in health care and the ways in which the family can be helpful, neutral or deleterious to the care of an index patient.
I have also written about childbirth from the vantage point of a Family Doctor, as compared to that of an Obstetrician, Pediatrician or Midwife. The other focus of my practice, teaching and working has been the psychology, sociology, politics, ethical and spiritual aspects of the doctor patient-relationship over time.
I have helped to develop the curriculum of the “New Pathway” at Harvard Medical School, as well as the Cambridge Health Alliance Third Year Program. I have been a Course Director as Associate Head of the Family Health Care Program hosting seminars as well as precepting courses.
Residents in medicine from Mt. Auburn Hospital se...