And just to be clear before completely dropping the subject, they aren't "my" physician assistants. But they ARE everywhere - especially in specialized clinics and hospitals in cities - but also in clinics and hospitals in smaller towns across the country.<quoted text>
If you are satisfied with the second team, knock yourself out.
Time in school means squat if the schools suck and the course material is watered down. Where did your physician assistants go to school?
Galt is done with this subject.
P.S. Real doctors often don't wear white coats any more to avoid being mistaken for physician assistants.
Nurse Practitioners - "glorified nurses" who I called "wannabes" when transcribing their dictations - are becoming more and more prevalent too in some specialties.
Okay, the subject is now dropped.