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When a listener wrote to us about a expensive colonoscopy quote, we received curious. It seems, a few years again, traders recognized gastroenterology as their subsequent hot-ticket merchandise. 

Private fairness firms are the house-flippers of the funding world, and they’ve discovered their manner into many areas of our lives. Now, they’re at gastroenterologists’ places of work, too, hoping to alter the way in which these medical doctors do enterprise and make a fast buck promoting the apply down the street. 

On this episode of the podcast, we discover out why these medical doctors are promoting their practices to personal fairness to start with, and what it might imply for the standard and price of your well being care. 

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