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Best States to Practice

Best States to Practice 2017

For more than a decade, Physicians Practice has examined practice conditions in every U.S. state, ranking the best states for physicians to either set up their own shop or become employed. Which states were ranked in the top five?

Also, find out how your state fared with our interactive map and determine your ideal practice location.

Best States to Practice

No one said you have to love every aspect of where you live. Here are a few things our advisory board says could be improved in their state.

Economic opportunity, a busy international airport, and a warm climate are fueling our move from Massachusetts to Sin City, and from owner to employed.

This physician had a solid relocation strategy that allowed him to improve his home and professional life. Here's what you need to know to do the same.


Texas was one of the five Best States to Practice. Dr. Carlos Cardenas talks to us about what makes it so friendly to physicians.

This doctor went from being an average MD to an outstanding one, simply by moving across state lines.

Here is an in-depth look at the top five and bottom five performing states in all Best States to Practice categories.

Why Mississippi, Texas, Alaska, California, and Arkansas stand above the rest in terms of being the "Best States to Practice."


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