This is an excellent question. To start, it’s important to examine what patient-centered care really means. As the catch-phrase “patient-centered care” is being used more and more frequently, let us make sure we are on the same page and that the underlying definition of the term isn’t getting lost in advertising rhetoric. To us, this means that patient-centered care is about placing a primary importance of listening to, and involving, patients in their own care. Click here to read about how patient-centered care is an integral part of our practice.