I don't look t it as active discrimination, but the result is discrimination. I get that depending on a Doctors practice structure, he or she may simply not be able to stay in business on Medicare/Medicaid reimbursements, or may need to limit it to a small % of their practice.
I've been very lucky, so far, any Dr I've seen has always taken Medicare.
Dx Age 64 Nov 2014, 4.3
BX 3 of 12 cores positive original pathologyG6, G6, G8 (3+5)
downgraded to 3+3=6 by Dr Epstein, JH
RALP with Dr Ash Tewari Jan 6, 2015
Post surgical pathology – G7 (3+4), ECE, Margivns, LN, SV all negative
PSA @ 6 weeks 2/15, .<02, remained <0.2 until January 2017, .02
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