LaCombe, Michael (1942 - )

Genre: Non-Fiction, Short Stories

Dr. Michael A. LaCombe graduated from the University of Rochester and Harvard Medical School and has practiced as a physician in the central ME area for over two decades.

He has published or contributed to several books dealing with medicine, medical advice and dealing with patients. He is an editor with The American Journal of Medicine and many of his stories and essays have been published in such journals as Journal of the American Medical Association, American Journal of Medicine, Hospital Practice, etc.

Selected Bibliography

  • Medicine Made Clear: House Calls from a Maine Country Doctor (1990)
  • On Being a Doctor (1995)
  • The Pocket Doctor: 500 Medical Tips You Need to Stay Healthy and Calm Your Fears (1996)
  • On Being a Doctor 2: Voices of Physicians and Patients (2000)
  • Bedside: The Art of Medicine (2010)