Small Town Doctor Has Charged $5 a Visit for 55 Years —...

Small Town Doctor Has Charged $5 a Visit for 55 Years — and Never Taken a Day Off

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NBC features this video of Doc RussellThere is a treasured hero in Rushville, Illinois: a doctor who has kept his fees the same as they were back in 1955 — five bucks a visit — and who has never taken a day off.

Dr. Russell Dohner has been looking after his neighbors, going anywhere, at any time, to help those in need, often arriving before emergency crews.

“In a mercenary world,” a waiting patient told me, “this place is an oasis.”  


WATCH the video below, or read the story at MSNBC

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