Dr. Lou has two ears and only one mouth, for a reason.

Having a doctor who listens and takes the time to understand your concerns and questions is crucial for your health and wellbeing. Here are some reasons why:

Accurate diagnosis: A doctor who listens to your symptoms and takes the time to understand your medical history is more likely to make an accurate diagnosis. Rushing through appointments can lead to missed or misdiagnosed conditions.

Effective treatment: By taking the time to listen to your concerns, a doctor can develop a treatment plan that is tailored to your needs. This can improve the effectiveness of treatment and reduce the risk of side effects.

Better communication: When a doctor takes the time to listen, it fosters better communication between you and your healthcare provider. This can lead to increased trust, better compliance with treatment plans, and improved health outcomes.

Patient satisfaction: Patients who feel that their doctor is listening to them and taking their concerns seriously are more satisfied with their healthcare experience. This can lead to increased patient retention and positive word-of-mouth referrals.

To boil it all down, having a doctor who listens and does not rush, is essential for accurate diagnosis, effective treatment, better communication, and patient satisfaction. If you feel that your doctor is not listening to you or rushing through appointments, it may be time to consider finding a new healthcare provider. If you spend a few minutes reading reviews of Dr. Lou, you will see that you not only get his big ears when you are his patient, you get a big heart too.

Dr. Lou Jacobs has been a chiropractor for over 20 years. He is an award winning Portland, Maine Chiropractor, and those who meet him finally feel heard. Every new patient examination begins with you telling Dr. Lou your life story.