Over the Hill

October 31, 2013

We need more competition in the health-care field

A big billboard along Highway 101 in Templeton says, “Bladeless Lasik, $1,500 per eye.” My first thoughts were “tacky” and “unprofessional.” I can remember when doctors bought only business-card size ads, and never mentioned prices.

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Phil Dirkx

Phil Dirkx has lived in Paso Robles for more than four decades, and his column is published every week. Reach him at 238-2372 or phild2008@sbcglobal.net .