The bestselling scientific series is expanding! New topics covered using whimsical artwork and humorous text, from leading medical expert Cara Florance!It’s time for your checkup… Let’s visit the doctor’s office! Every year, you go to the doctor’s office to make sure your body is working like it should. A nurse and doctor will check almost every part of you. They want to make sure you stay happy and healthy.Ever wonder what a stethoscope does, or what a doctor is searching for when they look in your ear? The doctor will check your heart and lungs and see how much you’ve grown. But how? And why? Let’s find out!Written by leading medical experts, Cara and Jon Florance, My Doctor’s Visit will take the fear out of visiting the doctor by breaking down what and why a doctor does what he or she does. Empower children with knowledge so they can visit the doctor with courage and curiosity!
Cara Florance has a PhD in Biochemsitry from the University of Colorado Boulder and BS in Chemistry from Iona College. She enjoys cooking, fermenting, and experimenting in the kitchen, and she loves hanging out with her awesome, creative kids.
Jon Florance served in the US Army Infantry and Special Forces before choosing to pursue his MD at Harvard Medical School. While also enjoying forestry and science fiction, his happiest moments are as a father of his beautiful young children.