Valdesha L. Ball, MD


215 S Dobson Road #1


Racial Encounters in Medicine

June 02, 2008

As an intern fulfilling my internal medicine outpatient rotation requirement, I worked in an urgent care walk-in clinic. One afternoon, I entered the waiting room to meet my last patient of the day. He was a 65-year-old white man who was receiving a workup for renal carcinoma.