Letters from Readers

Posted by on 18 March 2016

I always enjoy hearing from those who attend my book discussions.  Here’s an excerpt from a recent letter.

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Posted by Michael F. Weisberg on 4 January 2016

Here's a short story 'Friday, The 13th' which I originally wrote when I was in college working a summer job as an orderly in a hospital in West Palm Beach, Florida.   Years later, I edited it further and won 1st prize - short story category in a contest at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas - 2011  

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The Catheter

Posted by Michael F. Weisberg on 7 October 2015

We recently helped my father celebrate his 90th birthday in good health and surrounded by family and friends.  Three years ago I wrote the following poem reflecting on when my father was ill and hospitalized.  Savor the time you have with your parents.

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Posted by on 13 April 2015

Springtime brings to mind new beginnings which includes graduations. When my son Reid graduated high school and started college, I wrote the following poem. Enjoy time with your children and make positive memories. 

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Dr. Michael F. Weisberg

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Dr. Michael Weisberg has practiced gastroenterology in Plano, Texas for 24 years.

He has been named D Magazine’s list of best doctors eight times and has been recognized as Super-Doctor by Texas Monthly multiple times.

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The Hospitalist is provocative, revealing, and riveting… Weisberg has exposed how the patient-doctor relationship has changed in the modern age.”

- Doug Ross, author of Hard-Boiled