Robert W. Elkins M.D. is Board Certified in both Orthopaedic Surgery and Independent Medical Evaluations. He has an active Second Opinion Practice in North Carolina and Florida.His personal resume includes: Helicopter pilot, Inventor, Author, Magician, Exotic Animal Breeder, Farmer, River Boat Captain, Stand Up Philosopher, and Nappist (professional instructions on how to take a nap)
A few of his favorite sayings:
Never hesitate to sacrifice who you are for who you could become.
Keep an open mind, but not so open that your brains fall out
It’s never to late to have a second childhood.
You can’t stay young forever, but you can remain immature indefinitely.
His books incorporate his philosophy that life’s purpose is twofold; be happy, and learn your lessons. His books present practical suggestions for Awakening, Enlightenment, Stress Reduction, and methods for discovering your pathway through life. They are light, humorous, non-threatening, and easy to read. Basically they can be boiled down to:
Life is a test, it is only a test. If this had been a real life, you would have been given instructions on what to do and where to go.