Originally Posted by O-cha
+1 to that, I got two stitches for something (only reason I went was because it was across my eyebrow and I didn't want one of those tough guys scars) and hey charged me 300 at the hospital. A few leaks later I got a bill for another 300$ from the physician. I was like.... wtf.
That's like going and getting an oil change, paying for it, and then getting a bill in the mail from the mechanic a few weeks later.
The difference is that most physicians are not employed by hospitals...