Pat Bass, M.D.
- Content Reviewer and Editor at CerebralPalsyGuidance.com
- Board Certified Pediatrician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
- Experienced medical writer and editor for several media outlets
Pat Bass, M.D. is board certified in both Pediatrics and Internal Medicine. He earned his medical degree in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Louisiana State University Health Science Center in Shreveport, Louisiana. Dr. Bass also holds a Master of Public Health degree from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. And he has a Master of Science degree in Instructional Systems Design from the University of Kentucky.
Dr. Bass is a pediatrician and internist in Shreveport, LA. In addition to an active clinical practice and participation in medical education activities, Dr. Bass participates in research that focuses how patients can better interact with and get more out of the health care system by asking two simple questions: In order to better care for their medical condition, what do patients need to know? and what do patients need to do? Dr. Bass is an author on a number of research articles focused around patient education and has worked as a freelance medical writer and editor for several different media outlets.